A 700-book collection reflecting the history of the local community.

Shalem College
April 19 2023 12:01AM

Eighty years since the farhud.

Joseph Samuels
June 2 2021 12:01AM

Islamic Empires.

Barnaby Crowcroft
March 3 2021 12:01AM

Footage of Hanukkah in Baghdad in the 1990s.

American Sephardi Federation
Dec. 17 2020 12:01AM

And one Iraqi Jew’s reminiscence.

Joe Samuels
Feb. 24 2016 12:01AM

A visit to the Shorja market, once the vibrant heart of Baghdadi Jewry.

Jonathan Spyer
July 9 2015 12:01AM

In the interwar years, many Iraqi Jews strove to foster a modern Iraqi national identity nurtured by Arabic culture; the nation wouldn’t have them.

June 9 2014 12:01AM

Contrary to claims of an “Arab-Jewish” identity pre-1948, the place of Jews in Arab lands was always conditional.

Lyn Julius
March 19 2014 12:01AM

A new anthology of poems about Baghdad through the ages recalls the rich Jewish culture that Iraqi authorities have sought to erase from history.

Jan. 29 2014 12:00AM