We are pleased to announce that the Research Center of the Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center (Moscow) together with the Ben-Zvi Institute (Jerusalem) in collaboration with the International Institute for Central Studies (IICAS) are organizing a conference "At the Crossroads of Cultures: The Jews of Central Asia and the Caucasus" in Moscow and Samarkand that will focus on the interaction and mutual influence of different Jewish groups and their ethno-confessional neighbors in Central Asia, the Caucasus and in the border regions from the 19th century up to the present day.
Deadline for proposal submission is March 31, 2023. Languages for the conference are Russian and English, simultaneous translation available.
Further information is available in the attached document. Link