What motifs, themes, and tendencies have characterized the visual expression of Mediterranean Jews across the centuries? What religious meanings have they conveyed or experiences stimulated? And what relationships do they reflect with surrounding cultures and religions? These are among the questions to be addressed in this symposium.

DANIEL STEIN KOKIN (UCLA/Universität Greifswald)
STEVEN FINE (Yeshiva University)
TALYA FISHMAN (University of Pennsylvania)

Cosponsored by the
UCLA Department of Italian
UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
UCLA Department of Art History