Museum of Jewish Heritage
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
Thursday, November 3, 2011 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
BY INVITATION ONLY! If you are interested in attending PLEASE RSVP BY CLICKING HERE BY NOV 3RD!
About the Exhibition:
This special Beit Hatfutsot exhibition, sponsored by the Ministry of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs, depicts an important chapter in modern Jewish history, a story of Jews in the former Soviet Union who wanted to emigrate, but were denied the right to leave. You will learn about their efforts to maintain Jewish identity and community life, their struggles with Soviet authorities, and the support that movement generated worldwide
1. A guided tour of the exhibition
2. Question and answer session with a former “Refusnik” and American activists
3. Private reception for invitees and their guests ONLY.
This event is free for you because of a generous subsidy.