Talmud

“How deeply do I regret not having been more diligent in studying the language and literature of our fathers.”

Yair Rosenberg
Nov. 15 2021 12:01AM

Some of the most interesting and creative work in all of Jewish studies today is happening neither in universities nor as part of a yeshiva curriculum.

Nov. 15 2021 12:01AM

The red fence and the Gentile gaze.

Leah Sarna
Nov. 12 2021 12:01AM

The Talmud understands “love the stranger” to mean “love the convert.” Does it also apply to other strangers?

Oct. 26 2021 12:01AM

Before Groucho Marx and Henny Youngman, there was Broka Ḥoza’ah.

Aug. 20 2021 12:01AM

Two men with much in common.

Joseph B. Soloveitchik
July 28 2021 12:01AM

The Avot of 1492.

Aviya Kushner
June 3 2021 12:01AM

A 1,500-year-old weapon against the evil eye.

Rossella Tercatin
May 27 2021 12:01AM

The rabbi joins us to enumerate the principles of Jewish social justice, and to explain how you can differentiate between your own views and those of the Hebrew Bible.

May 6 2021 12:01AM

“Rabbi Huna said in the name of Rav . . .”

Michael Satlow
May 5 2021 12:01AM

And their translator’s ambivalent attitude toward Jews.

Benjamin Ivry
April 13 2021 12:01AM

Rashi’s reticence and eloquence.

Alan Jotkowitz
April 6 2021 12:01AM

The Tyre shekel and Heracles-Melqarth.

David Hendin
March 2 2021 12:01AM

Realism, shmealism.

Haym Soloveitchik
Jan. 25 2021 12:01AM