Among Cossacks and Commisars: A History of Ukrainian Jewry

Event Time
10:00 AM
Blady, Ken
AJU's Familian Campus

15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, 90077 

Event Details
In this class, we will explore the following themes: Khazar and Kan’ani Jews in Kievan Rus; Black Plague Massacres and the mass migration of Western European Jews to Ukraine; Arendar: Economic and social Life of the Ukrainian shtetl Jew; Ukrainian Jewry and the Cossack pogroms; Profiles of great Ukrainian Chassidic masters; Chafing under Czars: Jews in the Pale of Settlement; Krimchak and Karaite Jews of Crimea; Under Bolsheviks, Anarchists, and White Guardists; The Babi Yar Massacre; Natan Sharanski and the Refusenik movement.
Event Contact
Contact Name
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
Phone Number
(310) 440-1572
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