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