Check out some highlights of our events of 2019.
Sept 22 – Oct 22 Iraqi Jewish Voices: Portrait Exhibition Museum of Jewish Montreal
Sephardi Voices and the Museum of Jewish Montreal opened IRAQI JEWISH VOICES, a multimedia exhibition and exploration of the last generation of Iraqi-born Jews to 250 captive gallery visitors on opening night.
Oct 3 – Oct 31 Sephardi Voices – A Canadian Refuge: Portrait Exhibition Miles Nadal JCC, Toronto
Oct 17 Sephardi Voices – the Forgotten Exodus Miles Nadal JCC, Toronto
Lecture and films with Executive Director, Dr. Henry Green and panelists
Daytime Culture and Education Program
Oct 30 Sephardi Voices – A Canadian Refuge, A Tribute to Naim Dallal Holy Blossom Temple, Toronto
Special Lecture and tribute
Sephardi Voices Executive Director, Henry Green, and 96 year old Naim Dallal, speaking at the Holy Blossom Synagogue in Toronto, in a tribute to Dr. Dallal, the founder of the Iraqi Jewish Association.
Nov 4 YPO Conference
Ringed by the portraits from Sephardi Voices – A Canadian Refuge, Executive Director Henry Green spoke to the Young Presidents Organization Jewish Group’s inaugural Purpose & Perspective conference in Toronto.
Testimonies from Arab Lands – Facing Anti Semitism Prosserman JCC , Toronto
Holocaust Education Week
Lecture and films with Executive Director, Henry Green and panelists
Sephardi Voices Executive Director Henry Green, speaking to a packed house for Holocaust Education week at the Prosserman JCC in Toronto. Violet Esser, Lisette Shashoua, and Caroline Bassoon Zaltman joined Professor Green as witnesses, displaced prior to, and during the years of Saddam Hussein and the Bath Party.
Dec 17 – 19
New Directions: Sephardi-Mizrahi Migrations
Ben Gurion University, Bar-Ilan University, Israel