The Converso diaspora extended far beyond Europe and the New World. The journey of Conversos extended to the Far East. Lúcio de Sousa’s doctoral dissertation is available on Academia. edu.

The dissertation is titled The Jewish Diaspora and the Perez Family Case in China, Japan, the Philippines, and the Americas (16th Century).

The link is below:

https://www.academia.edu/22098311/The_Jewish_Diaspora_and_the_Perez_Family_Case_in_China_Japan_the_Philippines_and_the_Americas_16_th_Century


Posted by Rabbi Juan Bejarano Gutierrez the director of the B’nei Anusim Center for Education. For a more complete review of Iberian Jewish history and the Crypto- Jewish Experience see The Rise of the Inquisition and Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism

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