Nicholas presents the project in Istanbul


Nicholas de Lange presented the project to a large and enthusiastic audience at Limmud, a celebration of Jewish learning, in Istanbul. (For more on Limmud see He explained the aims and methods of the project, and demonstrated how the maps can be used to delve back into Byzantine Jewish history.

There was a lively question and answer session after the presentation.

Nicholas speaking at Limmud

Photo: Giray Ertas

Part of the audience

Photo: Inci Türkoglu


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  • Mapping the Jewish communities of the Byzantine Empire
  • is funded by:
  • ERC
  • and hosted by:
  • University of Cambridge