Still Traveling: Jewish Argentina
April 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm MST
One event on April 18, 2021 at 11:00 am
“Still Traveling: Jewish Argentina” is presented in partnership with the Osher Marin JCC and the National JCC Adult & Senior Alliance.
For this special double-header, let James Sokol zoom you to meet a local guide who specializes in the Jewish history of Argentina. Part-1 focuses on the immigration & history of the Jews in Argentina between the 16th-century and WWII. Learn about the inquisition in Latin America, Jewish gauchos (re: cowboys) and a pogrom in Buenos Aires. Part-2 looks at the country during WWII through today, including the Nazis & Eichmann, terror attacks, the political & economic crisis, emigration waves, anti-Semitism and Jewish life & culture today.
Tickets are $30-$40.Tickets