12th Annual Anousim Conference in El Paso, TX

Prof. Avraham Gross will be the keynote speaker at the 12th Annual Anousim Conference at Congregation B’nei Zion, El Paso, Texas, July 31 – August 2, 2015. On the concluding day of the conference, he will participate in a panel discussion on “The Future of the Anousim Centers in Israel,  College Station and El Paso  (Texas)” with Rabbi Peter Tarlow, Ph.D., […]

Society for Crypto-Jewish Studies’ 25th Annual Conference

Prof. Avi Gross gave a presentation about the mission, activities, and future goals of the ISAS at the 25th annual conference of the Society for Crypto-Jewish Studies, held in Miami, Florida, July 19-21. For more information about the SCJS, click here:  http://www.cryptojews.com/conf2015info.php

2015 International Conference, “Mapping the Anousim Diaspora”

In March 2015, the ISAS hosted a two-day conference at Netanya Academic College. Speakers from Portugal, Spain, Italy, the UK, the US and Canada travelled to Israel to give presentations on the disparate trajectories that the Bnei Anousim have followed around the world. During the first evening, Mr. Inácio Steinhardt was presented with an award for distinction […]