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Jews in France: Two Thousand Years of History

  • Date: Thursday, November 9, 2023
  • Time: 7:00pm8:00pm

In person and Zoom – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83765490814

Teacher: Alain Silverston, Temple Israel Congregant

Session 1: Jews in France from 1st Century to The Crusades to the French Revolution (1789), including Rashi and other Medieval thinkers

Session 2: From the French Revolution to 1939 and the beginning of World War II, including the emancipation of Jews and the Dreyfus Affair

Session 3: From World War II up to contemporary times, including The Holocaust in France, and antisemitism