Spring edition AEJM Newsletter

Download the latest edition of the AEJM Newsletter (nr.1 - 2014) here.

 

Museum Education Seminar 2014

Register now for the 2014 edition of the AEJM Museum Education Seminar (before: ETP) in Oslo, Norway. See the preliminary programme for more information. The seminar will take place from 12-15 Octoeber 2014 and is kindly hosted by the Oslo Jewish Museum.

 

Jirí Fiedler (1935-2014)

The Jewish Museum in Prague with great sorrow announcees the tragic death of Jiří Fiedler, an employee of the museum for many years. The circumstances of his death have not yet been fully clarified. His funeral was held in Prague on 3 March 2014. For many years Fiedler worked on documenting Jewish sites in Bohemia and Moravia. His sudden death has come as a painful shock to all of the museum's staff who knew Jiří Fiedler as a helpful colleague and a wonderful person. See the museum's website for an In memoriam.

Dreyfus-manuscript lost

The Museum for Art & History of Judaism in Paris is asking for information about a lost manuscript related to the Dreyfus case. For more information click here.

   

Objects stolen from the Jewish Museum in Prague

Two collection items were stolen from the Jewish Museum in Prague. It concerns two torah mantles from the 19th century. Should you come across them or be offered to purchase them, please do not hesitate to contact the Jewish Museum Prague at magda.veselska@jewishmuseum.cz or +420 222 749 265.

Download object descriptions and images of the stolen Torah mantle 002.806 and Torah mantle 012.095.