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Recent Content

Obituary: Prof. Isaac Jerusalmi

H-Judaic is greatly saddened to learn of the passing of Isaac Jerusalmi (1928-2018),   Professor Emeritus of Bible and Semitic Languages at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (Cincinnati).  A widely published scholar, Prof. Jerusalmi was one of few in America in his generation who produced works based on the Sephardic tradition,  Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion has distributed the following necrology, which Dr. Dana Herman has sent to us:

CFP: Jewish Regions in East – Central Europe in the Early Modern Period

Jewish Regions in East – Central Europe in the Early Modern Period

6- 8.11.2018, Warsaw


prof. Anna Michałowska - Mycielska, University of Warsaw,

prof. Adam Kaźmierczyk, Jagiellonian University,

Dr. Maria Cieśla, German Historical Insitut Warsaw