Digitally Reviving Spain’s Silenced Jewish Memory

Spanish cities are reinvigorating their online and real-world efforts to preserve a Jewish heritage that was largely forgotten over the centuries, to rebuild the bonds between Spanish and Jewish culture that were broken by expulsion, fascism and the suppression of a multicultural past.

I grew up in Girona, the Catalan city in Spain where Jews flourished until their tragic expulsion more than five centuries ago. Everywhere I walked, their...