H-Judaic is great saddened to learn of the untimely passing, from cancer, of Dr. Gabriella Elgrably- Berzin, age 53, formerly lecturer in Medieval Jewish Philosophy at IDC in Herzliyah and more recently advisor to the Prime Minister of Israel on Diaspora Affairs.
Dr. Berzin completed a doctorate at Harvard in Medieval Jewish Philosophy, published by Brill under the title AVICENNA IN MEDIEVAL HEBREW TRANSLATION. For other works of hers, see https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n2014060858/. Prime Minister Netanyahu eulogized her; see https://www.israelhayom.co.il/article/811893.
We extend deepest condolences to her family and her many friends around the world.
Jonathan D. Sarna