“From Cairo to the Cloud” tells the gripping story of the discovery and significance of the Cairo Geniza, a vast treasure trove of manuscripts hidden for centuries in the “geniza,” or sacred storeroom, of an ancient synagogue in Old Cairo.
16-year-old, Jewish Mina, faces the civil war in Ethiopia and spends her last days of youth with her Christian boyfriend Eli. Fig Tree is Director Davidian’s debut film based on her childhood memories of a civil war-torn Ethiopia.
The Policy Committee is delighted to welcome Zainab Ahmad, a partner at Gibson Dunn who recently left the Department of Justice after 11 years, serving most recently as a senior prosecutor in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
Contemporary artist Vibha Galhotra is joined by a group of stellar speakers for a panel discussion to discuss questions inherent in her project Who Owns the Water?. A tasting highlighting the role of water in Ayurvedic cuisine follows.
Frankfurt, 1946. David Bermann and his friends have survived the Holocaust, escaped the Nazi regime and are now dreaming of leaving for America. In the face of a new future, will their past continue to haunt them?
Our annual Night Market is back and cooler than ever! Enjoy after-hours access to our new exhibition, a curated selection of food + home goods + art + apparel from local artisans, K-pop, and a ticketed beer garden.