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Graciela Mochkofsky in conversation with Prof. Tudor Parfitt -The Prophet of the Andes

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Monday, February 20 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Jewish Museum of Florida
301 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33199 United States

Professor Graciela Mochkofsky and FIU’s Distinguished University Professor Dr. Tudor Parfitt will discuss her book The Prophet of the Andes, the remarkable true story of how one Peruvian carpenter led hundreds of Christians to Judaism, sparking a pilgrimage from the Andes to Israel and inspiring a wave of emerging Latin American Jewish communities. Mochkofsky is dean of the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism  at CUNY and is the only Latina at the helm of a graduate school of journalism in the U.S. This lecture is part of the the Monday at the Museum Series presented by the Steven J. Green School of International & Public Affairs and the Latin American Jewry Series.

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Jewish Museum of Florida, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center
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