The Sephardic Diaspora: 1492-Present

JSIS C 466/ 469
  • Quarters: Autumn
  • General Education Requirements: I&S, DIV
  • Instructors: Devin Naar

Examines the history and culture of Sephardic Jewry from the expulsion from the Iberian Peninsula in 1492 to the present. Explores the creation of Sephardic communities in the Dutch and Ottoman Empires, Western Europe, the Americas, and Africa, and the history of the conversos and “hidden Jews.”