FROM THE MAINLAND TO THE PROMISED LAND: ALIYA BET FROM ITALY TO ISRAEL
1945 - 1948
Tuesday, October 26th 2021
FROM THE MAINLAND TO THE PROMISED LAND: ALIYA BET FROM ITALY TO ISRAEL, 1945 - 1948
Curators:Rachel Bonfil and Fiammetta Martegani
OCTOBER 26th 2021 - FEBRUARY 25th 2022
Opening day schedule
TUESDAY OCTOBER 26th 2021
2.30 pm Press conference
6.00 pm Exhibition Opening
FROM THE MAINLAND TO THE PROMISED LAND: ALIYA BET FROM ITALY TO ISRAEL, 1945 - 1948 and guided tour of the Jewish Museum Lecce with Fiammetta Martegani (Curator of the exhibition with Rachel Bonfil) and Fabrizio Lelli (Professor of Hebrew Language and Literature, University of Salento and Director of the Jewish Museum Lecce).
Participants: a representative of the Israeli Embassy in Italy, Micaela Felicioni (Institutional relations, Fondazione Museo della Shoah, Roma), Fiammetta Martegani (Curator, MUZA, Eretz Museum Israel, Tel Aviv), Maria Rosa Trio (Prefect of Lecce), Michele Emiliano (President, Regione Puglia), Luca Scandale (Executive strategic planning, Pugliapromozione), Stefano Minerva (President, Provincia Lecce) and Fabiana Cicirillo (Councillor for Culture, Comune Lecce).