Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Jewish Life in Japanese-Occupied China

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Jerome Richfield 330

Hiding in a Cave of Trunks by Ester ShifrenFive generations of Ester Benjamin Shifren’s British-Jewish family lived in Shanghai.  In this talk she describes Jewish life in 20th century Asia and the effect of World War II on the Jews, including the Holocaust refugees, during the Japanese occupation.

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Everyone is invited. but space is limited. Please call (818) 677-4724 or email to reserve a seat.