In Search of Dutch Jewry: Mokum and Mediene: A Talk by Gary Schiff
“In Search of Dutch Jewry” is Schiff’s seventh annual lecture on a major Jewish community in Europe. He previously explored Spain, Germany, Poland (which led to the publication of his book, In Search of Polin: Chasing Jewish Ghosts in Today’s Poland), France, England, and Italy.
Schiff, who holds a Ph.D. from Columbia University, is a former president of Gratz College in Philadelphia. He serves as cantor and religious leader of the Chestertown Havurah, or Jewish community.