Yale University
New Haven, 4 octobre 2013 de 09:00 à 17:30
Exodus or Exile

The Departure of Jews from Muslim Countries, 1948-1978

09-09:30 Breakfast

09:30-09:45 Opening Remarks

09:45-11:15 Jews, Arabs, and the Middle East. Chair: Alan Mikhail, Yale University.

Aomar Boum, University of Arizona, “Propaganda in Translation: North African Muslims Respond to Racial Nazi Policies during the 1930s and Early 1940s”.
Georges Benoussan, Mémorial de la Shoah, “Hostages to the Palestine Conflict: Jews in Arab Countries in the 1930s”.
Yaron Tsur, Tel Aviv University. “Aliya from Arab Countries to Fledgling Israel, 1948-1951: What Can it Teach Us?”

11:15-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30- 01:00 Dilemmas of Identity: The Jews of North Africa.

Ethan Katz, University of Cincinnati. “When Exodus and Exile Become One: How Decolonization Fused the Two Strands of the North-African Jewish Historical Imagination”.

Todd Shepard, Johns Hopkins University. “To Choose France: Algeria’s Jews and the Triumph of Franco-Judaism”
Maud Mandel, Brown University. "Jewish Migration and the Formation of the ‘North African Jew’: 1948-1956”


02:00-04:00 Migration, Diaspora, and Muslim-Jewish Relations

Chair: Seyla Benhabib, Yale University.
Daniel Schroeter, University of Minnesota. “Interpeting the Emigration of Moroccan Jews”
Daniel Tsadik, Yeshiva University. “Leaving Home? Notes on Iranian Jews’ Immigration from Iran”
Aron Rodrigue, Stanford University. “Jews in Modern Turkey: A Troubled History?”

04:00-05:30 Reception


Informations pratiques

Lieu : Yale University
Salle :  Whitney Humanities Center
Adresse : 53 Wall Street, P.O. Box 208298 New Haven

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