Photo Gallery


Zaragoza 2017

Adrián Pérez Melgosa and Daniela Flesler
Lunch seminar around the table
Michal Friedman and Esther Bendahan (photo: Miguel Angel Nieto Solís)
The other side of the table
Dalia Kandiyoti
Adrián Pérez Melgosa and Asher Salah
Asher Salah and Alber Sabanoglu
Rina Benmayor
The women: (left to right: Daniela Flesler, Dalia Kandiyoti, Rina Benmayor, Tabea Linhard, Allyson Gonzalez, Stacy Beckwith, Michal Friedman, Esther Bendahan (photo: Miguel Angel Nieto Solís)

Madrid 2018

Centro Sefarad-Israel
Miguel de Lucas, former director del Centro Sefarad-Israel, opening the seminar in Madrid. Also pictured: Luis García Montero (Director, Instituto Cervantes), Francisco Javier Fernández Vallina (Director de Estudios Hebráicos, Universidad Complutense), Esther Bendahan (Centro Sefarad-Israel), and Michal Friedman (seminar co-organizer)

Panel: Tabea Linhard, Dalia Kandiyoti, Stacy Beckwith, Daniela Flesler
Dalia Kandiyoti and Rina Benmayor
Panel: Paloma Díaz-Mas, Davide Aliberti, Michal Friedman, Nitai Shinan

Novelist José Manuel Fajardo speaks about the Crypto-Jew in fiction
Group lunch
Director of the Real Academia Española, Darío Villanueva Prieto, speaking about the inclusion of Ladino as an official language

Salamanca 2019

Aula Magna, University of Salamanca
Opening panel: Marta Marcos, Pedro Manuel Cátedra, Ricardo Muñoz Solla, Tabea Linhard, Esther Bendahan
Stacy Beckwith and Esther Bendahan
Panel: Michal Friedman, Silvina Gesser, Dalia Kandiyoti, Rina Benmayor
Pablo Bornstein and Michal Friedman
Exhibit: The Keys to Knowledge: University of Salamanca’s Collection of Grammars and Dictionaries of Ancient Languages
Ricardo Muñoz Solla, seminar co-organizer and local host
Asher Salah and Nitai Shinan reading a Hebrew scroll in the University of Salamanca Library
Seminar visit to the David Melul Jewish Museum in Béjar
Seminar visit to the David Melul Jewish Museum in Béjar
José Manuel Fajardo and Tabea Linhard
Drinks in the Plaza Mayor
Michal Friedman, Nitai Shinan, and Asher Salah

Lisbon 2022

Seminar Site – Instituto Cervantes, Lisbon
Invited author, Pierre Assouline
Welcome, Iñaki Abad Leguina, Director of the Lisbon Instituto Cervantes
Dinner all together!
Jorge Martins, Asher Salah, Ricardo Muñoz Solla
José Manuel Fajardo and Esther Bendahan, foreground, in heated discussion!
Seminar host, Marina Pignatelli
Visit to the Geographical Society
Israel Doncel, presenting
Marina Pignatelli explaining the importance of street tiles as national patrimony
Panel presentation
Asher Salah and Marina Pignatelli on the River Tagus
Zeljko Jovanovich, posing his question
Afternoon river cruise
Tabea Linhard explaining
Tabea Linhard and Michal Friedman
Hybrid panel – Dalia Kandiyoti, Ruth Behar, and Rina Benmayor on screen
Tabea and Dalia shopping!
Ruth Behar
Ruth Behar and David Frye having a good time
Citizenship panel – Marina Pignatelli, Michal Friedman, Isabel David, Dalia Kandiyoti, Jorge Martins chair
Masked encounters
Paloma Díaz-Mas and cat,
Guilherme Maia de Loureiro making a point