India, Israel and Berkeley
August 5 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm| Free
Soma Chatterjee, Board member of the Silicon Valley Interreligious Council, will moderate a Commonwealth Club’s Member-led Middle East For program based on an Indian Jewish exhibition which were curated by Francesco Spagnolo, PhD.The artifacts are from UC Berkeley’s Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Culture. Deputy Consul General Matan Zamir, for Israel in the Pacific N.W. will discuss personal experiences during his last assignment in Mumbai. The panel also includes wSamson Koletkar, the world’s only Indian Jewish standup comedian who was born and educated in India and founded the Oakland Comedy Club.