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Tauber News

The 54th Annual Simon Rawidowicz Memorial Lecture

Watch: "Matchmaking and Medieval Family Dynamics: Did Parents Ever Have the Final Word?"
Elisheva Baumgarten,
Hebrew University of Jerusalem


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Goldstein profileThe latest meeting of the Jewish Studies Colloquium featured Miriam Goldstein of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem presenting the paper "Jewish-Christian Polemic in the Islamicate Milieu: Toledot Yeshu in Judeo-Arabic." The colloquium provides a forum for graduate students and faculty from Brandeis University and academic institutions around the world to discuss their current research and works-in-progress. The forum engages a wide range of topics in Jewish studies from history and thought to political and national identity.