Facilitated by Marva Shalev Marom

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Marva Shalev Marom will lead an examination of the prejudices faced by Ethiopian Jews in Israel through this short story by Dalia Betolin-Sherman. Please click here to access the story online.

Marva Shalev Marom is a PhD student at Stanford Graduate School of Education, in the concentrations of Education and Jewish Studies and Race Inequality and Language in Education. She holds a BA and an MA in religious studies from Tel Aviv University. For over a decade, she has created music education programs in collaboration with Ethiopian Israeli youths in the Tel Aviv periphery. Her dissertation is a community-based research project done in collaboration with four Ethiopian Israeli teenage girls. Together, they explore the intersection of Jewishness and Blackness in Israel from the perspective of Black, Jewish, Ethiopian, Israeli young women.

Program made possible, in part, by Allison Green.