Document Type

Other

Date

11-1990

Embargo Period

12-1-2012

Keywords

Jewish, Judaica, monuments, historic preservation, World Monuments Fund, architecture

Language

English

Disciplines

Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque Art and Architecture | Architectural History and Criticism | Cultural History | Historic Preservation and Conservation | History of Religion | Jewish Studies | Other History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology | Religion

Description/Abstract

Exhibition essay from first exhibition focused on the documentation, protection and preservation of Jewish monuments and historic sites. The exhibition opened in conjunction with the international conference "The Future of Jewish Monuments," organized by the Jewish Heritage Council of the World Monuments Fund. The exhibition focused on the needs of historic sites in Eastern Europe, North Africa, the united States and elsewhere, and made the case for international support.

Additional Information

Submitter teaches in Judaic Studies Program, course are often cross-listed Religion, Histories of Art and Music, Architecture, and ETS.

Source

submission

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