Negev Stories of Resilience and Rebuilding – Newton
7:00 p.m. EST - 8:00 p.m. EST
385 Ward St.
Newton Centre, MA
Join Americans for Ben-Gurion University’s Boston Chapter in partnership with Temple Emanuel of Newton and JCC Greater Boston for an evening with Prof. Ilan Troen as he shares his firsthand account of Israel’s October 7 terrorist attacks where 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.
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