York professor gives voice to Jewish refugees and Jamaican Jews through book, reunion

When York University Professor Diana Cooper-Clark began her research about Jewish refugees escaping to Jamaica during the Second World War, she knew she was embarking on a virtually unknown story within the Holocaust narrative. The result of her research is the book “Dreams of Re-Creation in Jamaica: The Holocaust, Internment,Jewish Refugees in Gibraltar Camp, Jamaican Jews and Sephardim”.

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