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Title Light and shadows : the story of Iranian Jews / edited by David Yeroushalmi ; with essays by Kathleen Abraham [with seven others].
Published Los Angeles : Fowler Museum at UCLA ; Tel Aviv : Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People, 2012.
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 Floor2  DS135.I65 L54 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 198 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Contents Revealing the face of Iranian Jewry / Orit Engelberg-Baram and Hagai Segev -- The Jews of Iran: the history, community life, and culture of an ancient diaspora / David Yeroushalmi -- The reconstruction of Jewish communities in the Persian empire: the Āl-Yahūdu clay tables / Kathleen Abraham -- The Jews of Iran: cultural heritage and language / David Yeroushalmi -- Art in the shadow of oppression: the visual culture of Iranian Jews / Ariella Amar -- Jews in Iran in the twentieth century / David Menashri -- The Iranian Jewish community in the United States since 1979 / Houman Sarshar -- Iranian Jews and the land of Israel: immigrants and immigration patterns / David Yeroushalmi -- Representation of Jews in twentieth-century Iranian culture / Orly Rahimiyan -- Wedding customs / Esther Shkalim.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Jews -- Iran -- History -- Exhibitions.
Jews, Iranian -- Israel -- History -- Exhibitions.
Jews, Iranian -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.
Related Names Yeroushalmi, David, editor.
Abraham, Kathleen, writer of added text.
Fowler Museum at UCLA.
Bet ha-tefutsot (Tel Aviv, Israel)
ISBN 9780984755028 (hard)
0984755020 (hard)
OCLC number 805390957