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Being Jewish in Baghdad

November 05, 2017

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Contact

Jewish Museum of Maryland
15 Lloyd Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Directions
Phone:
410-732-6400

Overview

Born and raised in Baghdad, Iraq, Maurice Shamash has fond memories of growing up in Iraq—until everything changed. Join us as we hear Mr. Shamash’s fascinating story that took him from Iraq to America, via Israel and Britain. This powerful personal testimony will offer unique insight into a once thriving Jewish community that is now virtually extinct.

Event Details

General Information Neighborhood

  • Admission: included with museum admission
  • Fell's Point
  • Highlandtown
  • Inner Harbor

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General Information
  • Admission: included with museum admission
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Neighborhood
  • Fell's Point
  • Highlandtown
  • Inner Harbor
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