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The Jews of Italy: A Journey of 2,000 Years
This web-based course offers 6 hours of interactive information about the history and culture of Italian Jewry over two millennia. Whether you're planning a trip to Italy or simply interested in exploring the topic digitally, we’ll help you discover the people, places and key events that make this one of the most compelling stories of the Jews in Europe. With hundreds of illustrations, maps, informative video clips and recommended readings as PDF files, you'll visit Italy knowing more than most tour guides. Content will be available to registered students May 1 to September 1 — you can learn on your own time, at your own pace. So jump onboard and travel with us!
Web-based course content will be available to registered students; May 1 - September 1
|May 01||12:00 PM–8:00 PM||Mon||Lehrhaus||Jehon Grist|
|Sep 01||12:00 PM–8:00 PM||Fri||Lehrhaus||Jehon Grist|
2736 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
There is a parking garage on Bancroft between College and Bowdich, under the tennis courts. Parking is open to the public weekdays after 5pm and Sunday mornings until 2pm for $5.
Jehon Grist, Ph.D., is Chief Operating Officer and Senior Educator of Lehrhaus Judaica. He earned his doctorate in Near Eastern Studies from UC Berkeley, where he was a Regents' Fellow. He has conducted field research in Israel, the Gaza Strip, and the Valley of the Queens in southern Egypt.