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Seforimchatter

Seforimchatter

The Seforimchatter podcast is dedicated to the discussion of Seforim (holy texts and works pertaining to them), Jewish (non-sacred) Books, Jewish History and more. The variety of guests include rabbis, professors, historians, authors, editors, and others in the field.For more information or to sponsor a show, check out @seforimchatter on Twitter or email seforimchatter@gmail.com
Episodes
With Rabbi Yaakov Taubes discussing Rabeinu Bachya and his writings July 03, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Ben-Tsiyon Klibansky discussing the history of Lithuanian Yeshivas and his new book on the topic June 26, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Kenneth Stow discussing the Diary of Anna of Rome and the book he wrote about the diaryJune 19, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Tzafrir Barzilay discussing well poisoning accusations against Jews and minorities in Medieval Europe (relating to the Black Death)June 12, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Yaakov Yosef Reinman (AKA Avner Gold) discussing his historical fiction book series ("The Strasbourg saga") June 07, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Yael Ziegler discussing Megillas Rus and her book, "Ruth: From Alienation to Monarchy"May 29, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Rachel Manekin discussing Jewish Women Runaways in Habsburg Galicia and her book on the topic May 22, 2022 Episode artwork With Rabbanit Chana Henkin discussing her son Rav Eitam Z'L HY'D, his writings, and the new English collection just published, "Studies in Halakha and Rabbinic History" May 15, 2022 Episode artwork SZ Series Episode 15: Finale episode with Prof. Matt Goldish May 11, 2022 Episode artwork With Zev Bar-Eitan discussing his English series, "Abravanel's World of Torah"May 08, 2022 Episode artwork SZ Series Episode 14: With Dr. David Sclar discussing the Ramchal controversyMay 04, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Ephraim Shoham-Steiner discussing Jews and Crime in Medieval EuropeMay 01, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Alan Kadish & Rabbi Dr. Michael Shmidman discussing their new book, "The Jewish Intellectual Tradition"April 24, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Yosef Gavriel Bechhofer discussing the forged Yerushalmi on KodashimApril 18, 2022 Episode artwork With Elie Rosenfeld discussing the Maxwell House HaggadahApril 10, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Flohr discussing Hilchos Mechiras Chametz and his English Sefer on the topicApril 03, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Daniel J. Lasker discussing the history of Karaism and his new book on the topicMarch 27, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Rebecca Jefferson discussing the discovery, origins, and history of the Cairo Genizah and her new book about the topicMarch 20, 2022 Episode artwork SZ Series Episode 13: With Prof. Elisheva Carlebach discussing Rav Moshe Chagiz (1671 - 1751)March 16, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Maimon discussing the Piyut "Mi Komocha" of Rav Yehuda HaLeviMarch 13, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Ephraim Kanarfogel discussing the Ohr Zarua (Rav Yitzchak of Vienna, 1180 - 1250)March 06, 2022 Episode artwork With Rav Doniel Neustadt discussing Rav Yaakov Kamenetsky's Seforim March 02, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Yochanan Petrovsky-Shtern discussing the Russians' war against Ukraine: The stakes for the Jews February 27, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Jeffrey Woolf discussing the Maharik (Rav Yosef Colon Trabotto, 1420 - 1480)February 20, 2022 Episode artwork SZ Series Episode 12: With Bezalel Naor discussing Post-Sabbatean SabbateanismFebruary 16, 2022 Episode artwork