African Jewry Conference- School of Oriental and African Studies, London, 30-31 October 2010

The International Society for the Study of African Jewry /ISSAJ ( and the Centre of Jewish Studies of the University of London, are glad to announce a conference Jews and Judaism in Black Africa and its diasporas which will take place at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 30th and 31st […]

Shi Lei in the New York Times

Kulanu is very excited that Shi Lei, Kulanu’s spring speaker,  is mentioned in an article in the New York Times that discusses the Jews of China.  The article below is a brief primer on the Jews of Kaifeng, China. Click here to see Shi Lei’s speaking schedule, to see if he will be in a […]


The Jerusalem Post * Feb 4 2010* by PAUL M. FOER, KINGSTON * On a warm January evening, I am seated in a synagogue with doors and windows open to the palm trees outside. Such a scene might take place in the US only in Hawaii or Florida, but it is even odder that […]