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Sunday, January 20 • 8:45am - 10:00am
The Penultimate and Peculiar Connection Between the Nordic and Jewish Cultures

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Speaking to the similarities of the Scandinavian and Jewish Cultures, we'll explore through visuals and hands-on artifacts the history, art, culinary, and cultural traditions of both cultures. We will touch on the empathic support Scandinavian countries provided during the Holocaust, which I attribute personally to the similarities of culture, and perhaps even how peoples in these two cultures have lived in the diaspora: Wandering Vikings? Wandering Jews?

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Phyllis Rosen

Phyllis Rosen was born Jewish in the rioting city of Detroit, Michigan. Those two formative years set in place a sense of intense urban life which was later balanced out by five years in the splendor of the Hawaiian Islands. She then spent years living in the pastoral hills of Northern... Read More →

Sunday January 20, 2019 8:45am - 10:00am PST