Society For Crypto Judaic Studies
A Brief History of
The Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies
The SCJS was founded August 1990 by Rabbi Joshua Stampfer, Portland Oregon, and Dr. Stanley Hordes of Santa Fe, New Mexico.
The Society for crypto Judaic Studies serves the following purposes: The fostering of research and networking of information and ideas into the temporary development of crypto Jews of Iberian origins.
The Society meets formally once a year to discuss the history, culture and research of the Crypto-Jews. Next year's conference is our fourteenth, and will be held in Miami Beach, Florida. The locations and dates of the conferences are as follows:
NM,1991, Fort Burgwin Complex
El Paso, TX, 2006, Holiday Inn – Sunland Park
Albuquerque, NM, 2007 Doubletree Hotel
Phoenix, AX, 2008, Embassy Suites Phoenix-Biltmore
CO, 2009, Sheraton Denver West Hotel
The 2011 conference will be held in San Diego, California in early August.
Arrangements are now being made and informatin will be posted on this website when they are finalized.