The Center promotes intercultural understanding through its community outreach series, our presence in the media, programs in schools and community colleges, and public events.
Friday, February 1, 2019Yemeni identity in Israel
Yemeni Jews in Israel are caught between assimilating into Israeli society and preserving their culture, said Ari Ariel at the Center for Near Eastern Studies event, “Yearning for Yemen: Migration and Memory.”
Wednesday, January 9, 2019Award for new faculty book
Faculty members from two UCLA departments combined forces to report on a little-known minority group: Jewish communities in North Africa during the Holocaust.