HaLapid Fall 2001

The Artist as Cassandra

The Artist as Cassandra

Last summer, I was invited to exhibit my paintings at the SCJS conference and talk about my experience in creating them As this was the first time I had spoken in public about the paintings I call “The Crypto-Jew Series,” I thought long and hard about my thoughts and personal feelings about how it feels […]

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Saudades: A Journey Full Circle Celebrating our Portuguese – Jewish heritage

Saudades: A Journey Full Circle Celebrating our Portuguese – Jewish heritage

Rufina Bernardetti Silva Mausenbaum, from South Africa, spoke at our conference Pueblo, Colorado. This article parallels her presentation there. Although I was baptized in the Catholic Church, more than thirty years ago I converted to Orthodox Judaism, the religion of my forefathers and often still experience some of the frustration, humiliation and shame suffered by […]

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