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Midrash Unbound: Transformations and Innovations

Michael A. Fishbane and Joanna Weinberg (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113713
eISBN:
9781800340169
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113713.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

Midrash is arguably the most ancient genre of Jewish literature, forming a voluminous body of scriptural exegesis over the course of centuries. There is hardly anything in the ancient rabbinic ... More


Migrating Tales

Richard Kalmin

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780520277250
eISBN:
9780520958999
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520277250.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

This book situates the Babylonian Talmud, or Bavli, in its cultural context by reading several rich rabbinic stories against the background of Greek, Syriac, Arabic, Persian, and Mesopotamian ... More


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