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EVENTS Jews in the Renaissance, a conference in Jerusalem

Schermata 2020-01-05 alle 20.48.22By Pagine Ebraiche staff

A conference exploring the topic of Jews during the Renaissance will be held at the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem on January 12-15.

Titled, “Imagining the Renaissance / Defining the Jews,” the conference is organized …

CULTURE The Jewish Italian community: a women-woven history

Nahon museumBy Daniel Reichel*

“It all started out with a question: did Italian Jewish women just take care of their house and their children, however important it was, or did their role entail something more? The answer is, yes, women’s role …

EVENTS Seventh edition of Balagan Cafè Kicks off in Florence

balaganBy Pagine Ebraiche staff

The seventh edition of Balagan Cafè was inaugurated in Florence on Thursday.

The festival takes place in the garden of the synagogue and presents public concerts, lectures, roundtables and performances that explore Jewish tradition and the …

EVENTS Jews and Catholics, a fruitful dialogue

dialogueBy Adam Smulevich*

“Hine ma tov uma na’im, Shevet achim gam yachad”. “How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity”:

These well-known verses from Psalm 133 – in which brotherhood is compared to the holy …