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Greek Jewish History Lecture Series Runs April-June Online

ATHENS – Greek Jewish History Lectures, organized by the Jewish Community of Athens which will be taking place in the coming months. From April-June, once per month, lectures on different topics focusing on the Jews of Greece will be held via the Zoom platform.

The first lecture on Sunday, April 11 features guest speaker Mrs. Anastasia Loudarou who will focus on the ancient Jewish history of Athens and other Greek cities.

On Sunday, May 9, Dr. Johannes Niehoff-Panagiotidis presents Who are the Romaniotes?

On Sunday, June 6, Dr. Mimis Cohen focuses on The History of Greek Jews: 25 Centuries of Continuous Presence.

Register for the lectures online: https://tinyurl.com/greek-jewish-history-lectures.

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