HaLapid Summer 2005

The Jewish Memory and the Catholic “Forgettery”:

The Jewish Memory and the Catholic “Forgettery”:

Report from an Undocumented Jew From a paper presented at the Conference of the Society for Crypto Judaic Studies, Portland, Oregon, August 8-10, 2004 Unexpected News I stumbled sort of by accident into the knowledge that my mother’s family is of Crypto-Jewish origin. I am a Puerto Rican who grew up in Puerto Rico and […]

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The Jewish Memory and the Catholic “Forgettery”: Report from an Undocumented Jew

The Jewish Memory and the Catholic “Forgettery”: Report from an Undocumented Jew

From a paper presented at the Conference of the Society for Crypto Judaic Studies, Portland, Oregon, August 8-10, 2004 Unexpected News I stumbled sort of by accident into the knowledge that my mother’s family is of Crypto-Jewish origin. I am a Puerto Rican who grew up in Puerto Rico and was raised in a nominally […]

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Belmonte Museum Records History of Anusim

Belmonte Museum Records History of Anusim

The Hebrews sojourned in the land of Egypt for nearly 430 years. The Bible tells us little more about that period in the life of our ancestors; as such, we know next to nothing about these four centuries in the history of the Israelites. There is another period of nearly 400 years during which the […]

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