3/2/2017 PROTO-MIZRAHIM: ORIENTAL JEWS AND ARABS IN PRE-STATE ISRAEL

Dr. Abigail Jacobson, a Middle East historian and Academic Director of the Mediterranean Neighbours unit at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, and Dr. Moshe Naor of the department of Israel Studies at the University of Haifa, discuss their co-authored book Oriental Neighbours: Middle Eastern Jews and Arabs in Mandatory Palestine, which explores the interaction – at times cooperative and at others confrontational – between Arabs and Jews of Middle Eastern descent in British-ruled Palestine.

Interview with: Dr. Abigail Jacobson