Latin American Jewish Studies Association

“Un punto en el espacio,” by Mirta Kupferminc LAJSA Co-presidents Adriana M. Brodsky and Darrell B. Lockhart Memorial in Yiddish to the Jewish victims of the Machado régime (1925-1933). La Habana, Cuba. Primeira Sinagoga das Américas
“Un punto en el espacio,” by Mirta Kupferminc
Glicée, 2009. From the exhibit “Borges and the Kabbalah: Seeking Access” (Texts by Saúl Sosnowski)
LAJSA Co-presidents Adriana M. Brodsky and Darrell B. Lockhart
New York Regional Conference, 2013
Memorial in Yiddish to the Jewish victims of the Machado régime (1925-1933). La Habana, Cuba.
Photo taken by Alan Astro, December, 2015.
Primeira Sinagoga das Américas
First day cover and postage stamp commemorating the first synagogue in the Americas-Kahal Zur Israel-established in Recife, Brasil in 1636.
Welcome

LAJSA serves as a network for scholars who are working on related themes but who are geographically distant from one another. Members maintain contact with one another through the electronic listserv “LAJSA-List,” the News & Announcements on the website, regional and international scholarly conferences, and the online publication Latin American Jewish Studies, which carries critical reviews of new scholarly work, brief articles, interviews, and abstracts. Our members and subscribers include major research libraries as well as individual scholars and others with expertise in the field of Latin American Jewish Studies.

LAJSA sirve como red para investigadores que trabajan sobre temas afines pero que se encuentran geográficamente distanciados. Los miembros se mantienen en contacto a través la listserv electrónica “LAJSA-List”, News & Announcements (Noticias y Anuncios) en el sitio web, congresos académicos regionales e internacionales, y la publicación electrónica Latin American Jewish Studies, la cual incluye reseñas críticas de nuevos trabajos académicos, artículos breves, entrevistas y resúmenes abstractos. Nuestros miembros y suscriptores incluyen importantes bibliotecas de investigación así como investigadores individuales y otros expertos en el campo.

LAJSA funciona como uma rede internacional para investigadores que trabalham com temas em comum mas que se encontram em diferentes regiões do mundo. Os membros se mantêm em contato por meio da listserv electrónica “LAJSA-List”, News & Announcements (Notícias e Anúncios) no site web, congressos acadêmicos regionais e internacionais, e a publicação on-line Latin American Jewish Studies, que abrange resenhas de livros, artigos breves, entrevistas e sumários. Entre os nossos membros e assinantes encontram-se as mais importantes bibliotecas e instituições voltadas para a pesquisa, bem como professores e pesquisadores individuais.