Events

Cur­rent Events and Programs

Meet and hear Dolores Sloan at an event near you. All events are free and open to the pub­lic unless oth­er­wise indicated.

March 21, 2010

Los Ange­les, CA

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: Resilient, Resource­ful, Resur­gent,”
Ava­hat Torah Con­gre­ga­tion, a salon, 1–3 pm
RSVP and Info: Rena, 310–450-5225

Jan­u­ary 19–21

Col­lege Sta­tion, TX

“Writ­ing Fic­tion About Crypto Jews: Iden­tity, Appro­pri­a­tion and Agency”
Texas A&M Hillel’s Annual Con­fer­ence on Crypto-Jewish Life, A Tapes­try of the Crypto-Jewish Expe­ri­ence, Seibel Cen­ter for Crypto-Jewish Stud­ies and His­panic Rela­tions, 800 George Bush Drive.  Reser­va­tions and infor­ma­tion: ptarlow@tamuhillel.org or www.hispanicjews.com; free, dona­tion appreciated.

April 8–9

Col­lege Sta­tion, TX

“The Sephardic Jews: from Iberia to the New World”
Texas A&M’s Annual Con­fer­ence on Crypto-Jewish Life, Manor House Inn, 2504 Texas Ave. S., April 8, 1–2 pm
Reser­va­tions: 800–231-4100; Info: Sue, 979–696-7313; free, dona­tion appreciated

Past events

Feb­ru­ary 6, 2010

Austin, TX

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: Mod­els in Early Mod­ern Fem­i­nism,”
with Author Kath­leen Alcalá at Bookwoman

Feb­ru­ary 4, 2010

Austin, TX

“The Sephardic Jews: from Iberia to the New World and Texas,”
Lunch and Learn at the Jew­ish Com­mu­nity Association

Jan­u­ary 29, 2010

Laguna Beach, CA

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: A Legacy of Fact and Leg­end,”
Orange County Soci­ety for Human­is­tic Judaism at Laguna Woods Village

Decem­ber 19, 2009

Los Ange­les, CA

“The Ninth Night of Hanukah! A Sephardic Con­cert and Cel­e­bra­tion,”
with musi­cal artist Judith Cohen, pro­vide folk tales, poetry and his­tor­i­cal back­ground at Workmen’s Cir­cle and cospon­sor Sephardic Sin­gles Havurah

Octo­ber 25, 2009

Los Ange­les, CA

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: A Legacy of Fact and Leg­end,”
speaker at Workmen’s Circle

Octo­ber 17, 2009

Albu­querque, NM

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: Sur­vival of an Imper­iled Cul­ture in the Fif­teenth and Six­teenth Cen­turies,”
speaker at National His­panic Cul­tural Center

Octo­ber 16, 2009

Santa Fe, NM

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: Lessons in Resilience and Resource­ful­ness,”
Shab­bat speaker at Con­gre­ga­tion Beit Tikva

Octo­ber 15, 2009

Santa Fe, NM

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal: A Legacy of Fact and Leg­end,”
class for Con­gre­ga­tion HaMakom Con­tin­u­ing Edu­ca­tion Program

August 3, 2009

Den­ver, CO

“His­tory Through the Lens of Mem­ory: Writ­ing About the Sephardic Jews of the Past for Crypto Jews of the Present,”
speaker, pan­elist at Nine­teenth Annual Con­fer­ence, Soci­ety for Crypto-Judaic Studies

July 31, 2009

El Paso, TX

“Hon­or­ing the Sacred Mem­o­ries: In Praise of the Ances­tors,”
keynote address, Sixth Sephardic Anousim Conference

July 26, 2009

Albu­querque, NM

“Hon­or­ing the Ances­tors of Many New Mex­i­cans,”
speaker, read­ing and sign­ing at Jew­ish Com­mu­nity Center

July 17, 2009

Santa Fe, NM

“Hon­or­ing the Ances­tors of Many New Mex­i­cans,”
speaker, read­ing and sign­ing at Gar­cia Street Books

March 20, 2009

Los Ange­les, CA

“Homage to a Resource­ful and Resilient Peo­ple,” Book launch:
speaker, panel facil­i­ta­tor with Rae Cohen, Raquel Ben­si­mon and Arthur Ben­veniste at Sephardic Tem­ple Tifer­eth Israel

March 14–15, 2009

Phoenix, AZ

“The Sephardic Jews of Spain and Por­tu­gal,”
meet the author at per­for­mances of PARTED WATERS, Ari­zona Jew­ish The­atre Company

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