Lecture: Robert Brody, "Aspects of Literacy and Orality among Medieval Jews and Their Neighbors"

Wed, Mar 29, 2017, 4:30 pm
1879 Hall, Religion Department Lounge

Robert Brody is professor emeritus of Talmud at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Best known for his work on the literature of the Babylonian Geonim, he has also published extensively on Mishnah and Tosefta as well as issues concerning the Babylonian Talmud and the textual history and editing of rabbinic literature. He is currently engaged in writing a commentary on tractate Ketubbot of the Babylonian Talmud.


Faber Lecture: Caroline Humfress, "Law Before Islam"

Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 4:30 pm

Medieval Graduate Conference: "Superstition and Magic in the Medieval and Early Modern Periods"

Conference: "Legal Pluralism and Social Change in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages"