Sephardic Jewry and the Holocaust Keynote Crowd

The crowd of more than three hundred prepares for Prof. Aron Rodrigue’s keynote address.

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Sephardic Jewry and the Holocaust: The Future of the Field (2013)

On April 28-30, 2013, the University of Washington hosted an unprecedented conference exploring the experiences of Sephardic Jews during the Holocaust. Prof. Devin Naar, of the Stroum Center for Jewish Studies and the Department of History, was the symposium’s lead organizer in conjunction with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM).

Conference Materials

Sephardic Jewry and the Holocaust Symposium Schedule

Sephardic Jewry and the Holocaust Symposium Abstracts

Telling Untold Stories: Sephardic Jews & the Holocaust, an interview with Professor Devin Naar by Hannah Pressman, Stroum Jewish Studies

The Changing Field of Holocaust Studies by Charlene Kahn, The Jewish Sound

See more pictures from the 2013 Conference