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The Birth of the Sephardic Studies Program at UW

Prof. Devin Naar reviews the achievements of UW Sephardic Studies and offers a preview for 2014-15.

By |October 13th, 2014|Sephardic Studies|

Join Us on 10/23 to Honor Prof. Paul Burstein

By |October 13th, 2014|Our Events|

How Did Reform Judaism Begin?

A digital story tracing the birth of the Seattle's first Temple. Video developed in Spring 2014 Digital American Jewish History course.

By |September 11th, 2014|Video|

We’re reconsidering Spinoza, but would he reconsider us?

Marc Cohen suggests what is at stake in recent debates about the famously excommunicated philosopher.

By |June 25th, 2014|Jewish History & Thought|

A Guide to Sephardic Raki Drinking

Grad Fellow Esra Bakkalbasioglu reflects on the raki-maker Rabbi Nahmias, the rebetiko singer Roza Eskenazi, and Jewish identities.

By |June 3rd, 2014|Sephardic Studies|

Meet our new Graduate Fellows!

Projects ranging from Ladino in Seattle to national identity in Israel.

By |May 27th, 2014|News|

A Guidebook for Sephardic Immigrants

Devin Naar's new blog series sheds light on rare Ladino artifacts found here in Seattle.

By |November 6th, 2012|Sephardic Studies|

Digging for the Past, Looking to the Future

Roll up your sleeves and dig into our profile of Prof. Sarah Stroup and the Tel Dor Field School.

By |November 5th, 2012|Jewish History & Thought|