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Scenes From a Conference

In March 2017, CAJM convened in Boston and Amherst, MA to explore definitions of and possibilities for the museum experience. The conference included visits to the Vilna Shul, Temple Israel, and Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst. Follow links to more images.

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03/19/2017 Members of Baltimore synagogue speak out after finding swastika
03/16/2017 AAM Advocacy Alert: Help Fight Proposed Elimination of IMLS, NEA and NEH
03/13/2017 Holocaust Organizations and Historians Urge Action
03/09/2017 I Buried My Negatives in the Ground ...
03/09/2017 Bomb threat prompts evacuation of Jewish Children’s Museum in Brooklyn
03/07/2017 At least 16 Jewish sites threatened in sixth wave of harassment
03/05/2017 Inside Sara Berman’s Closet at the Met Museum
02/27/2017 Jewish Museums as Catalysts for Community
02/10/2017 Special Message From CAJM
02/09/2017 Anti-Semitic Incidents Reach Museums and Synagogues
01/16/2017 The Oregon Jewish Museum Has A New Home And Big Dreams
12/28/2016 Dazzling, Old Lamps
12/18/2016 Lost diary of tortured Mexican ‘converso’ features in early-American Jewish exhibit
12/06/2016 Pictures At A Shul Exhibition
11/15/2016 MuseumNext opens highlighting the challenges ahead
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Find out about CAJM's recent annual conference, which took place in Boston and Amherst, MA from March 19-21, 2017.

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