Feb 28

Negev Stories of Rebuilding and Resilience – Miami Beach

Miami Beach, FL

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

7:30 p.m. EST
Miami Beach JCC
4221 Pine Tree Drive
Miami Beach, FL

Join Americans for Ben-Gurion University’s South Florida Chapter in partnership with the Miami Beach JCC for an evening with Prof. Ilan Troen as he shares his firsthand account of Israel’s October 7 terrorist attacks where sadly, his daughter and son-in-law were murdered.

A historian of Israel and Jewish studies and resident of Beer-Sheva, Prof. Troen (read bio here) will give background on the kibbutz communities that were destroyed and talk about the importance of rebuilding Israel from the Negev.

Evening includes a reception with Negev wines preceding the discussion.

Featured Speaker:

Prof. Ilan Troen

Professor Emeritus of the Sam and Anna Lopin Chair of Modern History, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Stoll Family Chair in Israel Studies, Brandeis University



For more information about this event or to get involved in the A4BGU South Florida Chapter, contact Rebecca Wasserstrom at [email protected] or 954-937-2322.