David Weinberg http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Temple Emanuel photography exhibit highlights Albania, living with "besa" or "word of honor" http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/temple-emanuel-photography-exhibit-highlights-albania-living-besa-or-word-honor <p><object height="300" width="400"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" height="300" src="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400"></embed></object></p><p><a href="http://www.testl.org/"><ins cite="mailto:chaching" datetime="2010-12-07T14:56">T</ins>emple Emanuel</a>, a reform Jewish Synagogue in Creve Coeur, is currently hosting <a href="http://eyecontactfoundation.org/">an exhibition</a> of black and white portraits of Albanian Muslims. The men and women in the photographs helped save the lives of nearly 2,000 Jews who fled to <a href="http://www.albaniantourism.com/">Albania</a> during WWII. David Weinberg tells the story of a place where something called &quot;besa&quot; or &ldquo;word of honor&rdquo; is a way of life.</p><p> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 16:04:41 +0000 David Weinberg 146 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org