Lunchtime Seminars in Jewish Studies


The following seminars will take place on Thursdays from 1-2pm at the Clarendon Institute

Convenor: Professor Jan Joosten

Week 2: 5 May
Dr Tuukka Kauhanen, (University of Helsinki)
Latin Witnesses for Samuel-Kings and Redaction Criticism

Week 4: 19 May
Professor Jonathan Friedman, (West Chester University)
“Performing Grief”: The Music of Three Children of Holocaust Survivors–Geddy Lee, Yehuda Poliker, and Mike Brant

Week 6: 2 June
Dr John Screnock, (Oxford)
Numeral Syntax in Diachrony: Complex Adding Numerals as a Case Study

Week 7: 9 June (in addition to the advertised programme)
Professor Mark Cohen (Princeton)
Maimonides and the Merchants: Jewish Law and Society in the Islamic Middle Ages