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CONFERENCE 2014, DALLAS TX

CONFERENCE 2014, DALLAS TX

24th Annual Conference Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies Dallas, TX July 20-22, 2014  The 24th annual conference of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies, will take place  in Dallas from Sunday, July 20, through Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Our keynote speaker will be Angelina Muñiz Huberman, a Mexican novelist and poet of Sephardic origin whose work has […]

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CALL FOR PAPERS

CALL FOR PAPERS

CALL FOR PAPERS 24th Annual Conference Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies Dallas, TX July 20-22, 2014  Please join us for the 24th annual conference of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies, which will take place in Dallas from Sunday, July 20, through Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Our featured speakers are prolific authors and professors of Hispano-Jewish literature. […]

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Finding My Loya Kinsmen in Israel

Finding My Loya Kinsmen in Israel

The Eighth Annual Anousim Conference took place in Israel in 2012 and it was the first visit to that land by many of the Anousim in our group. This was a home land journey most had only dreamed about, until we departed on August 1st. It was almost the same date that Cristobol Colon set […]

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Portugal’s Crypto-Judaic Heritage Honored at Tomar Conference

Portugal’s Crypto-Judaic Heritage Honored at Tomar Conference

 I attended the First International Conference on Jewish Heritage in Portugal last November, which was created to acquaint people new to the surge of interest in Jewish Heritage—academic, cultural, religious and secular. For me it was a matter of personal interest, genealogy and other explorations into my life in Portugal since I retired, probing more […]

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Framing a New Museum Exhibition on  Sephardic Jews, Conversos, and Crypto-Jews:

Framing a New Museum Exhibition on Sephardic Jews, Conversos, and Crypto-Jews:

 Collaborative Efforts with the New Mexico History Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico   Roger L. Martinez-Davila, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of History, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Introduction Over the course of fall 2011 and winter 2012, several members of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies have collaborated with New Mexico History Museum (Santa Fe, New Mexico) […]

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Remembering Martin Sosin

Remembering Martin Sosin

By Dolores Sloan “Thank you, Martin Sosin for helping us ensure that our light burns brightly!” With these words, Society member Gail Gutierrez thanked Marty Sosin, a long-time member of SCJS, for his support of artists whose work is influenced by crypto Judaism.  Gail’s print, “Lifting the Veil,” was presented to Marty on August 7, […]

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23rd Annual Conference of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies

23rd Annual Conference of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies

Conference 2013 – University of Colorado Colorado Springs – Gallery of Contemporary Arts (GOCA) Colorado Springs, CO The 23rd annual conference of the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies was held Sunday, July 28, through Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs. The conference helped launch SCJS’s official affiliation with UCCS as well as […]

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Program: 23rd Annual Conference of Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies

Program: 23rd Annual Conference of Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies

From July 28th to 30 of this year, The Society for Crypto Judaic Studiesa held its 23rd annual conference in Colorado Springs, CO. It was one of the most successful conferences in the history of the organization, with almost ninety participants. Below is a copy of the conference program. Watch this site in the near […]

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La Granada

La Granada

The Society for Crypto Judaic Studies is proud to announce inauguration of La Granada, its on line newsletter. La Granada will present up-to-date news, articles, announcements and much more about our society and about the field of Crypto Judaic studies. La Granada will be emailed to all SCJS members PLUS anyone who subscribes by requesting […]

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CONFERENCE 2012 – ALBUQUERQUE, NM

CONFERENCE 2012 – ALBUQUERQUE, NM

The Society for Crypto Judaic Studies has just completed its 22nd Annual Conference, held at the Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town Albuquerque, New Mexico, July 22-24, 2012. The program included many important presentations including Developments in Crypto-Judaic Studies, presented by scholars and researchers Personal stories and reflections from the Crypto-Jewish experience Keynote speaker David Gitlitz PhD, […]

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