Nitza Spiro Hebrew Studies

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Save the date – The Annual Spiro Tribute Lecture – Professor Eli Vakil – Wednesday, 8th of February 2023 at 7.30pm
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Save the date – The Annual Spiro Tribute Lecture – Professor Eli Vakil – Wednesday, 8th of February 2023 at 7.30pm

 
The Annual Spiro Tribute Lecture, sponsored by the Pears Foundation,  celebrates the groundbreaking and innovative work of Robin (z”l) and Nitza Spiro in the field of Jewish education in Britain over more than four decades.
This year’s speaker is Professor Eli Vakil, the eminent Israeli clinical neuropsychologist from the

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HERITAGE CHALLENGES AND PROGRESS IN EGYPT
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HERITAGE CHALLENGES AND PROGRESS IN EGYPT

Spiro Ark and Harif proudly present:  A Presentation by the Nebi Daniel Association In 2017 the Egyptian government addressed many Jewish Heritage issues positively. While obstacles still remain and sensitivity on the issue still runs high, a new proactive preservation approach has emerged affecting synagogues, cemeteries and Torah scrolls . For […]

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 […]

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 refugees was the largest […]

An exclusive visit to The British Library Judeo-Arabic books
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An exclusive visit to The British Library Judeo-Arabic books

The Spiro Ark are delighted to present an exclusive visit to The British Library Judeo-Arabic books. 
The British Library holds a very interesting collection of Judeo-Arabic books printed in Baghdad, Bombay and Leghorn, that were specifically intended for use by the Babylonian Jewish community. The collection spans more than 140 years

Film screening and discussion: Dimona Twist
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Film screening and discussion: Dimona Twist

Spiro Ark and Central Synagogue present a film evening and discussion. Synopsis: Seven women arrive in Israel by ship in the 1950s and 1960s and are sent straight to Dimona, a town recently established in the desert. They now open up and share their life stories that have never before been […]

TRIBUTE LECTURE TO NITZA & ROBIN SPIRO – JW3 8 FEBRUARY 2017

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Supported by Pears Foundation, JW3 will be holding an annual Spiro Lecture in recognition of the Spiros’ contribution, marking forty years of outstanding effort in awakening interest in the Jewish and Israeli Heritage. It has led to mark strengthening of Jewish awareness, knowledge and identity within the Jewish and general […]

BLUE SKIES OVER BERLIN

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John Steinberg was born in 1952 and spent many years in business before becoming a writer in 2008. Since then, he has co-written and produced comedies for the stage and has created a series of books for children. Blue Skies Over Berlin is his second novel.Dr Tali Lowenthal is the […]

White Crucifixion by Michael Dean Book Launch
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White Crucifixion by Michael Dean Book Launch

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The novel is told from Marc Chagall’s point of view and in it he reflects back on his life and the tumultuous events of the twentieth century that shaped his life and his work
The White Crucifixion starts with Chagall’s difficult birth in Vitebsk 1887, in the present-day Belarus, and

APOLLONIA – A FILM

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Victor Grayevsky entered the pantheon of Israeli intelligence thanks to a single courageous and heroic action. While a journalist in Poland and at great personal risk, Grayevsky transferred to the West a secret document – the speech of Nikita Khrushchev, which first revealed Stalin’s crimes. Just prior to his death […]