Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 04:00pm - 05:30pm
Gary A. Rendsburg, Blanche and Irving Laurie Professor of Jewish History, Rutgers University
England has by far the most Hebrew manuscripts of
any country in the world, from as far away as Egypt,
Yemen, and Persia, in addition to Spain and Italy. And
not just Bible manuscripts, but Maimonides and more.
How did this come to be? Why England? Join us for
the narrative, spanning the Tudor period to the