The Jews of Kurdistan

Yona Sabar, professor of Hebrew and Aramaic at UCLA, shares memories of growing up in Zakho, Kurdistan in the 1940s. His son Ariel Sabar, author of 'My Father's Paradise', discusses his father's inspiring story and the general history of the Jews in Kurdistan. Visual stimulation comes from Anthony Kersting's photographs depicting Kurdistan in the 1940s.


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