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Each of these essays reflects personal involvement or analysis by scholars, experts, and hands-on Jewish heritage stakeholders.
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Dr. Vladimir Levin, the director of the Center for Jewish Art, is holding a series of three online lectures that will be of interest to JHE readers. He will be discussing
Italy: The Opera del Tempio Ebraico di Firenze marks 25 years of preserving Jewish heritage in Tuscany
The Opera del Tempio Ebraico di Firenze — the body that oversees the repair, maintenance, and restoration of the magnificent Florence synagogue and other Jewish heritage sites in Tuscany —
Poland: District authorities take ownership of former synagogue in Barczewo, northern Poland, to restore it and create a district culture center
Then local district administration has taken over ownership of the former synagogue in Barczewo, in northeast Poland near Olsztyn, so that it can carry out restoration of the building as a
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Exploring the hidden Jewish heritage on the Romanian shore of the Danube: The REDISCOVER project in Galați — and its pandemic-era online festival
Over the past three years, REDISCOVER, a project financed by the EU’s Danube Transnational Programme, joined 18 partners in eight countries whose aim was to reveal and promote often hidden Jewish heritage and encourage Jewish heritage tourism as a component of local tourism. Galați, a port town on the Danube in northern Romania’s Moldavia region, was one of the nine mid-sized cities that formed the REDISCOVER network. In this essay, Anca Filipovici, of the Romanian Institute for Research on National Minorities, describes how the REDISCOVER project was implemented there with a multifaceted Jewish culture festival — held online because of the pandemic.