“You mean Romanian?” “Oh, so like a g*psy.” “You don’t look like a g*psy.” “So your family converted?” I have heard these four things over and over again, so many times that they’ve ceased to become words; now, they’re just… irritation. Hi. I’m a Romani Jew. No, I’m not Romanian. Romanian people actually enslaved my […]
The gitanos emigrated from Northern India possibly as early as 600 A.D. The music and culture of the gitanos highly influenced the cultures they had reached in Al-Andalus through North Africa, including Egypt.