Photographs of Jewish Calcutta

Jael Silliman, who was born in Calcutta, will lead a discussion about that Jewish community and the current exhibition, Sanjeet Chowdhury, Photographs of Jewish Calcutta. She has written on Jewish Calcutta, including Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women’s Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope, about four generations of her Baghdadi Jewish family. Silliman recently developed the digital archive Recalling Jewish Calcutta.

Saturday, February 22  |  12:45-2 pm

Congregation Beth El-Keser Israel, 85 Harrison St, New Haven

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