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Published: 30 July 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Long isolated, Africa's Jewish 'islands' bridged by photographer's lens – Melanie Lidman - The Times of Israel 24.07.16
Photographer Jono David, 50, completes a 4-year project capturing emerging African Jewish communities, now being shown at Tel Aviv’s Beit Hatfutsot Museum.
See article and photos here and HaChayim HaYehudim Jewish Photo Library here

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