THURSDAY LUNCHTIME SEMINARS IN JEWISH STUDIES
1 – 2pm in the Clarendon Institute

Convenor: Professor Martin Goodman

Week 2, 26 Jan:
Ville Mäkipelto (Helsinki)
The Septuagint as documented evidence for ancient editorial techniques:
case examples from the book of Joshua

Week 3, 2 Feb:
Professor Florentina Geller (Berlin)
Cosmogonic and Cosmographic Patterns in the Slavonic Apocalypse of Enoch (2 Enoch)

Week 5, 16 Feb:
Professor Julie Mell (NC State University)
The Myth of the Medieval Jewish Moneylender: The Evidence from Anglo-Jewish Documents

Week 6, 23 Feb:
Andreas Pfuetzner (Institut für Osteuropäische Geschichte, Universität Wien)
Framing Europe: Jewish Liberals and the Romanian-Jewish Question (1856-1919)

Week 7, 2 Mar:
Dr Oded Yisraeli (Ben-Gurion)
From the Talmud to the Bible – towards a new intellectual-religious
biography of Nahmanides