Oct 13, 2009
Speaker: Rabbi Barbara Aiello, Director,
Jewish Culture and Hebrew Language Institute (Calabria, Italy) and
first woman Rabbi in Italy
Location: Temple Shalom; Silver Spring, MD
Jewish life in Italy has a history that dates back to the time of the Maccabees when Jews settled in Southern Italy 300 years before the Common Era. In this lecture, Rabbi Barbara Aiello shares fascinating stories of Italy’s rich Jewish history; from ancient times through WW II.