Previous Meetings

Schedule of Meetings for 2011-2012

  • Dr. Yuval Rotman, Tel Aviv University

Captives and Redeeming Captives in Late Antiquity: The Law and the Community

Wed. November 30, 2011 at 4pm.         Rabin Building Room 2001

For a short write-up at the Talmud Blog, see here.

  • Prof. Shaul Shaked, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Zoroastrianism: A Religion of the Book

Tuesday  Jan 3, 2012 at 4pm.

  • Prof. Michael Stone, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

“The Armenian Story of Melchizedek: Inter-cultural Transmission, Adaptation and Interpretation”

Tuesday January 24  2012 at 4pm 

  • Prof. Ishay Rosen-Zvi, Tel Aviv University

“The Birth of the ‘Goy'”

Monday, March 19, 2012 at 4:15 pm, Rabin Building, R. 2001

  • Prof. Yitzhak Hen, Ben Gurion University of the Negev

Tuesday April 17th, 2012

  • Dr. Nimord Hurvitz, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
“An Islamic Appreciation of Sasanian Justice in al-Mawardi’s al-Ahkam al-Sultaniyya” 

Thursday, May 10, 2012