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 Join us on Sunday, April 27th - 12 to 4 p.m.

for the opening of the 

 THE JEWS OF CUBA

 A Photographic Portrait 

 By Debbie Rosenfeld and Heidi Sussman 

 Lecture: Prof. Jonathan Golden, Drew University  

  April 27 through June 8, 2014   

 The Jewish Museum of New Jersey is open Sundays, from 1 to 5 p.m., unless otherwise noted  

 

 

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"The Jews of Cuba" will be the subject of a photography exhibit opening Sunday, April 27th and running through June 8th.  The exhibit is a two person show featuring the work of Brooklyn native Debbie Rosenfeld and West Orange-based photographer Heidi Sussman.  An opening reception will take place on Sunday, April 27th from noon-4pm with a lecture by Professor Jonathan Golden of Drew University at 2pm.

A screening of the documentary film "Jubanos" will take place on Sunday, May 4th at 1:30 pm with filmmaker Milos Silber.

A screening of the film Adio Kerida about anthropologist Ruth Behar's search for her Sephardic roots in Cuba will take place on Sunday, June 1st from 1:30-3:30.

A closing reception is scheduled for Sunday, June 8th from 1-5pm, featuring a Ladino poetry reading and dance performance. The museum will be open on Sundays by appointment.

Suggested donation for all events is $10 or donation of personal hygiene products for men and women to be delivered to Cuba.

Free off-street parking. The Jewish Museum of New Jersey is located at 145 Broadway at historic Congregation Ahavas Sholom. For more information, see our website at www.jewishmuseumnj.org or call (973) 698-8489.

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