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Scenes From a ConferenceIn March 2017, CAJM convened in Boston and Amherst, MA to explore definitions of and possibilities for the museum experience. The conference included visits to the Vilna Shul, Temple Israel, and Museum of Fine Arts Boston, and the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst. Follow links to more images.
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Find out about CAJM's recent annual conference, which took place in Boston and Amherst, MA from March 19-21, 2017.