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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-12

Photo: Over a hundred people are attending tonight the Pell Lecture given by Aron Rodrigue at The Magnes! http://t.co/z91ea0zn # This Wednesday at 5pm The Magnes: The Jews of Rhodes and the End of the Sephardi Levant, 1900-1944. See you there! # Come to "The Jews of Rhodes and the End of the Sephardi Levant, [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-05

Activities Report. 1,500 visitors on opening day. Open to the public: Wed-Sun Noon-4pm; Thu until 7pm. So far,… http://t.co/RugfVJin # Come to "Film Screening: Adam Resurrected" Thursday, February 23 from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. See the film adapted… http://t.co/cYgTtHap #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-29

Great guest blog post by Albert Wu, UC Berkeley! http://t.co/trmKaapf # New on http://t.co/JZQmaOI7: San Francisco Chronicle: Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life reopens http://t.co/ezpWQIXb # New on http://t.co/JZQmaOI7: The New York Times: A Jewish Museum Shifts Identity http://t.co/xPD1QGYW # Visit The Magnes. We are open Wednesday-Sunday, from Noon to 4pm (and until 7pm [...]

Between History and Mistery: Imaging “The Synagogue of the Chinese Jews” (1827)

I am delighted to share a guest post by Albert Wu, PhD candidate in the Department of History at UC Berkeley. It resulted from conversations we started at THATCamp Bay Area 2011 (a digital humanities conference we both attended), and continued with a shared exploration of the holdings of The Magnes, both online and on [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-22

Photo: Emmanuel Witzthum at UC Berkeley (Spring 2012) on Flickr. Emmanuel Witzthum, a composer and… http://t.co/BJ9i12FG # SFGate: The Magnes: A new cultural institution is unveiled in Berkeley http://t.co/550e3GTY # Published Berkeleyside-Berkeley's New Magnes Building on Scribd http://t.co/R8yiHnsx #readcast # Berkeleyside: Berkeley’s new Magnes building to be unveiled on Sunday http://t.co/1TKSrwZf # magnes.org is back [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-15

Magnes opening on 01.22.2012: Updates are on facebook: http://t.co/qM7wOW0s + Images on Flickr: http://t.co/Cw5FN5fy # UCB library website down & so is magnes.org : Please refer to Facebook http://t.co/Ju0chVev and Flicrk http://t.co/Cw5FN5fy # Photo: Exhibitions going up. Getting ready. The works… http://t.co/grrRI64R # Published Magnes Brochure v5 Spreads on Scribd http://t.co/AuCfEzQo #readcast # New on [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-08

A little appetizer before our opening. Enjoy an 18th-century Italian painted Esther scroll. http://t.co/QGZKFkFp # Rebecca Camhi Fromer (1927-2012) – Rebecca Fromer, poet and co-founder of The Magnes, died on January 1,… http://t.co/A2Rgjmai #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-01-01

Using the Archives to Reflect on Your Hanukkah Experience http://t.co/rPOXvZcA # Jewish Foodways in San Francisco, California – Now with an online copy of a 1909 cookbook published by the… http://t.co/2pRGVdqH # New on http://t.co/JZQmaOI7: Jewish Foodways in San Francisco, California http://t.co/OJixd9hS # New on http://t.co/JZQmaOI7: Screening: Adam Resurrected http://t.co/or6ScCF7 # We mourn the loss [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-12-25

Published rb-21 on Scribd http://t.co/IOT3W1Ur #readcast # Photo: Working on these Contra Costa Jewish Community Center photographs in the Jewish Federation of the… http://t.co/TNYyJbqJ # Photo: Working on these Contra Costa Jewish Community Center photographs in the Jewish Federation of the… http://t.co/VThrsmU3 # And now, we are also on Google+… Planning to use the Hangouts [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-12-18

Keren T. Friedman collection on Jewish life in Djerba, Tunisia – a set on Flickr http://t.co/3YxeIFO8 # Paul Christian Kirchner: Jüdisches Ceremoniel (1724) – a set on Flickr http://t.co/7RNt90Rt # The following Western Americana archival collections are leaving the processing facility today and should be… http://t.co/bxH9bfii # Published Magnes Opus: Museum Springs Back to Life [...]