Exhibit: “Beta Israel: Ethiopian Jews and the Promised Land”

During spring 2013, the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art hosted “Beta Israel: Ethiopian Jews and the Promised Land,” an exhibition that explores the mass migration of Ethiopian Jews into modern Israeli society and the integration difficulties they faced. The exhibition features 100 photographs by South African photojournalist Ilan Ossendryver, who lived in Israel for 20 years. …