Beneath the Arch of Titus: Jews in Rome

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December 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join us on Sunday, December 3, at 11:00 am via Zoom to delve into the fascinating, epic tale of the Jews of Rome with Dr. Fredric Brandfon, author of Intimate Strangers: A History of Jews and Catholics in the City of Rome. We’ll explore the changing views of the infamous Arch of Titus, along with the relationship between Jews and Catholics down the centuries, marked by both persecution and cooperation. Perfect for travelers to Italy, armchair tourists, and lovers of history.

Local bookstore Politics & Prose is offering registrants a 10% discount on Fredric Brandfon’s Intimate Strangers. Click here and use the discount code SPECIAL10 (no spaces).

Co-sponsored by the Library Committee, the Women of Beth El, and Men’s Club in conjunction with the Adas Israel Library and Sisterhood.

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December 3
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Robin Jacobson