Guest Lecture: Enrique Chmelnik — "México … A Legacy of Refuge for Jewish Immigrants"
Enrique Chmelnik, Director of Content for the Memoria and Tolerancia Museum in Mexico City, will discuss Mexico’s open door policy for Jews fleeing from the Ottoman Empire and Nazi persecutions in Europe.
This event is free. RSVP is required at www.surveymonkey.com/s/JMYLG7N .
Presented by the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) of Orange County/Long Beach and its partners: Consulate General of Mexico in Orange County, Museum of Latin American Art, UC Irvine’s Jewish Studies Program, CSU Long Beach’s Department of Jewish Studies and Department of Romance, German, Russian Languages and Literature, Chapman University, Jewish Federation of Greater Long Beach and West Orange County, Jewish Federation and Family Services of Orange County, and the City of Santa Ana*
*List of partnering organizations at time of flyer printing
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