Spiro Ark

LET’S THINK TOGETHER ON EXISTENTIAL ISSUES, IN A RELAXED ATMOSPHERE OVER A GLASS OF WINE

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What human being is not struggling within themselves with basic questions relating to our lives.  We at the Spiro Ark, who are renowned for providing unique programmes which help people find their identity, feel that within the framework of finding one’s identity

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The Jewish Community of Golders Green: Its development from the beginning  of the twentieth century
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The Jewish Community of Golders Green: Its development from the beginning of the twentieth century

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Wednesday 18 October 2017 at 19:30
Spiro Ark and HGSS proudly present:  A totally new illustrated talk by author Pam Fox.
Pam Fox is a Research Fellow at Leo Baeck College and an experienced writer specialising in Jewish history. Surrounded by the history and vibrancy of the Jewish

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What did Britain want in Palestine?
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What did Britain want in Palestine?

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Michael J. Cohen
Professor Emeritus, Bar-Ilan University
A leading authority on the British Mandate in Palestine and the rise of the state of Israel.   
In his most recent book, published in January 2017, he focuses on the changing interests that lay behind British policy in Mandatory Palestine. 
He includes

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What is Iraqi-Jewish Arabic?
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What is Iraqi-Jewish Arabic?

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Eli Timan has spent ten years recording people speaking the Iraqi-Jewish dialect.  What makes it different from the language spoken by Muslims in Iraq, and how can we preserve a language that will die out with the last Jews born in Arab countries?
Kanoun al-Nisa (The Law of Women)

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The Pirate Captain Toledano
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The Pirate Captain Toledano

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Whoever heard of Jewish pirates? Contrary to the Hollywood stereotype, Jews were ambitious adventurers who sought revenge at a time when Spain was a major maritime power, and a safe-haven from the Spanish Inquisition for themselves and their families.
The Pirate Captain Toledano is an award-winning short fiction

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“That’s Entertainment” with Thelma Ruby
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“That’s Entertainment” with Thelma Ruby

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92 year old actress Thelma Ruby performs her one-woman show THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT in which she tells stories of her long life and sings songs from shows she has been in. 
Born to a Jewish family in Leeds and after being evacuated to New York during the war, she

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The Spiro Ark is proud to present “Frozen Mud and Red Ribbons” by Avital Baruch
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The Spiro Ark is proud to present “Frozen Mud and Red Ribbons” by Avital Baruch

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The Spiro Ark presents “Frozen Mud and Red Ribbons” by Avital Baruch on Holocaust Memorial Week.
“Frozen Mud and Red Ribbons” is the story of a Romanian Jewish Girl’s Survival through the Holocaust in Transnistria and its Rippling Effect on the Second Generation. 
When Sophica was abruptly separated from her father

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Lyn Julius and Saul Zadka in conversation on the occasion of the official launch of UPROOTED
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Lyn Julius and Saul Zadka in conversation on the occasion of the official launch of UPROOTED

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Spiro Ark, Harif and Hampstead Garden Suburb Synagogue present the official launch of Lyn Julius’s new book UPROOTED: How 3000 Years of Jewish Civilisation In the Arab World Vanished Overnight.
Until the mass exodus of Christians and Yazidis, the post-1948 displacement of more than 850,000 Jewish

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