Abravanel, the Blog

Jewish life and not only in Greece / Εβραϊκή ζωή και όχι μόνο στην Ελλάδα

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The Last Greeks on Broome Street

Posted by Abravanel, the Blog στο 01/06/2008

«The Last Greeks on Broome Street» is just a short movie on the small community of Greek Jews called Romaniòtes/ Ρωμανιώτες and a group of them who emigrated in New York from Ioannina/ Jannina at the beginnings of the century. I have already cited them numerous times in my blog and one day I intend on writing a nice piece. In the meantime a film has come out and though I haven’t seen it yet I thought it was worthwhile to bring it up for those interested in this small but important part of Greek Judaism.

For a review in greek you can check this blog post here.

For the site of the movie itself just click here.

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The Romaniote Jews in Ioannina and N.York, an exhibition

Posted by Abravanel, the Blog στο 05/05/2008

Here’s an interesting exhibition that I was informed about by Kehila Kedosha Janina. It is a photographic journey among the romaniote Jewish Community of Ioannina/Janina in Greece and their american brethren who arrived from this community and established the Romaniote Community of New York by founding the Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue. Διαβάστε τη συνέχεια του άρθρου »

Posted in romaniote, the world | Με ετικέτα: , , , , , , , | 2 Σχόλια »

 
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