Museum of the diaspora

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The head of the Museum of the Jewish People -- once the Museum of the Diaspora -- talks about the name change and his goals.

01/21/2014
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Dan Tadmor left a distinguished career in Israeli media — 20 years as an editor and manager at the daily Yedioth Achronot, followed by several years as a television executive — to become the CEO a year ago of Beit Hatfutsot, formerly known as the Museum of the Diaspora and now the Museum of the Jewish People. During a recent visit to New York he sat down at the offices of The Jewish Week to discuss the significance of the name change, reflecting the reinvented institution and what about the position enticed him to leave journalism. This is an edited transcript.

Dan Tadmor: A career in journalism prepared him to lead Israel’s Museum of the Jewish People.
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