Between Baghdad and Haifa

The three-day conference brought together international scholars to discuss and explore the work and life of Israeli author Sami Michael. The conference featured an interview between Ha’aretz literary editor Benny Ziffer and Sami Michael in addition to a performance of traditional Iraqi-Jewish music by renowned Israeli musician Yair Dalal.

Conference Videos

Opening Session

Conference Sessions

Conference Details

Conference Photos

Benny Ziffer interviewing Sami Michael

Benny Ziffer interviewing Sami Michael

Yair Dalal performing at the Opening Session

Yair Dalal performing at the Opening Session

Conference speakers listen to a presentation

Conference speakers listen to a presentation

Sami Michael relates a story of when he first began writing

Sami Michael relates a story of when he first began writing