Steven Fine

Steven Fine is the Churgin professor of Jewish history at Yeshiva University and director of the YU Center for Israel Studies. He is the author of The Menorah: From the Bible to Modern Israel (Harvard University Press, 2016).

How Modern Museums Make Use of Jewish Culture

The Met’s Jerusalem 1000-1400 is just one example of the way Jewish history, Jewish ideas, and Jewish art are trimmed┬áto the purposes of contemporary taste and opinion.

Feb. 20 2017 12:01AM