Posts Tagged ‘Sephardim’

Sephardi Studies Project

Posted on September 4th, 2012 by Med Studies Staff

This initiative explores the history and culture of Sephardic Jews by collecting and preserving the writings in Ladino, the language of Sephardic Jews of Iberian origin that settled in Southeastern Europe, Asia Minor and the Eastern Mediterranean as of the end of the 15th century. Many different literary genres in Ladino, ranging from religious texts […]

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A Jewish Voice from Ottoman Salonica

Posted on March 30th, 2012 by Med Studies Staff

The 19th century Ottoman Levant is depicted in Sa’adi Besalel a-Levi’s memoir.

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