On February 23rd, Florida International University hosted its first Conference on Black Jews and Black Judaism. The event was organized by Tudor Parfitt and the Jewish Studies Initiative of FIU. HINT Magazine’s founder was in attendance to contribute to the roundtable discussions.
Topics discussed included the descent and genetic makeup of Black Hebrew Israelites, labels and definitions, Beta Israel of Ethiopia, divisions among American Black Hebrew Israelites, conversion and many other topics. See the program from the event below and check back soon as we continue to share content from the conference.