Jews of Kaifeng, China: History, Culture & Religion with Professor Xu Xin

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Join the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU on Wednesday, April 10 at 6:45 p.m. to hear Professor Xu Xin lecture about the Jews of Kaifeng, China. Growing up in China, the Professor says he never was told there were Jews in the country and had not met a Jew until he was an adult. Listen and learn as Professor Xu Xin shares his academic adventure in uncovering the history, culture and religion of Jews in China.

Professor Xu Xin has spent 40 years at Nanjing University as an undergrad, a grad student, and currently as director of the Glazer Institute of Jewish Studies. He teaches new generations of Chinese students about Jewish history, culture, and the lessons of the Holocaust.

Cost: Free and open to the public. RSVPs suggested: 786-972-3175 or