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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Program

Cal Week 2021

When: Sat, Apr 24, 2021 (All day) to Fri, Apr 30, 2021 (All day)

Save the date! As Berkeley's official open house, Cal Week is where the entire Berkeley campus community devotes time to engage with our newly admitted students.

Program

Zooming In: I-Tal-Yah: An Island of Divine Dew. Italian Crossroads in Jewish Culture (Fall 2016)

When: Fri, Apr 30, 2021 12:00pm to 12:30pm

In conversation with curators Francesco Spagnolo and Shir Kochavi, Zooming In: I-Tal-Yah: An Island of Divine Dew. Italian Crossroads in Jewish Culture reflects on the Fall, 2016 exhibition I-Tal-Yah, using the occasion of the five-hundredth anniversary of the establishment of the Venice Ghetto (1516), to present a selection of manuscripts, books, ritual objects, textiles, photographs, and postcards collected in the course of five decades highlighting the Italian-Jewish symbiosis.