Sun 1st Aug 2021 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Part I: The Land of Wooden Synagogues
The series is devoted to the history and architecture of synagogues and Jewish cemeteries in the Russian Empire. It demonstrates how certain patterns of Jewish material culture were transferred from an area with a long Jewish history to new regions where Jews settled in the 19th century and how they were transformed to fit the new environment.
Speaker: Dr. Vladimir Levin
Synagogues and Jewish cemeteries in the Russian Empire | Lecture 1 of 3