Revolution, tradition, and the exodus.

Rachel Adelman
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How the rabbis wove an obscure figure into the biblical narrative.

Stuart Halpern
Nov. 9 2023 12:01AM

Midrash as literary revolt against Hellenism.

Simon Goldhill
Oct. 30 2023 12:01AM

A midrashic approach to dreams?

June 19 2023 12:01AM

“As they sat in shul all those centuries ago, they could hear the Song of Songs, and feel hope for the final redemption.”

Sheila Tuller Keiter
April 4 2023 12:01AM

How an illustrious family and interactions with Christians shaped the work of Samuel ben Meir.

Tamar Marvin
Nov. 29 2022 12:01AM

The ethical purpose of making a despised figure into a great prophet.

Simi Peters
July 15 2022 12:01AM

Two religions, divided by a common scripture.

Two religions and divided by a common scripture.
March 25 2022 12:01AM

Why not see the fearfully diffident Saul by way of Harpo Marx?

Robert Alter
Jan. 7 2022 12:01AM

What a new biographical novel misses.

Shalom Goldman
Dec. 10 2021 12:01AM

Filmmakers shared with rabbis an urge to embellish.

Yosef Lindell
Feb. 26 2021 12:01AM

The harsh one.

Chen Malul
Feb. 18 2021 12:01AM

Thanks in part to a 16th-century earthquake.

Nadav Shragai
Aug. 12 2020 12:01AM