TBA – Jewish Merchants on the Ancient Silk Road


February 16, 2022    
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Jewish Merchants on the Ancient Silk Road

February 16, 7:30pm (on Zoom)

Temple Beth Abraham’s Adult Education Committee invites you to join us on Zoom for Jewish Merchant’s on the Ancient Silk Road with Andrée Aelion Brooks.

Learn How and why Jews became merchants and brokers between the West and China with a look at their lives and culture over the centuries.  Andrée Aelion Brooks is an award-winning journalist, author and lecturer. She is a long-time contributing columnist and news writer for the New York Times, a guest essayist for the Wall Street Journal, and Hadassah Magazine.  In recent years she has concentrated primarily on unusual aspects of Jewish history.  The recipient of several awards, she is the author of the first comprehensive biography of Dona Gracia Nasi, the Renaissance banker.

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