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Seforimchatter

Nachi Weinstein

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 R' Moshe Maimon discussing Rabeinu Avraham Ben Harambam (1186 - 1237); Life and Works November 20, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Yakov Mayer discussing the first edition of the Talmud Yerushalmi November 13, 2022 Episode artwork With Roy Shasha discussing Chacham Shemtob Gaguine (1884 - 1953) and his SeforimNovember 06, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Aviva Ben-Ur discussing the Jews of SurinameOctober 30, 2022 Episode artwork With Daniel Klein discussing Shadal (Shmuel/Samuel David Luzzatto) and his Sefer "Ohev Ger" on Targum Onkelos October 23, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Parnes discussing the Mitzvah of Hakhel and his new Sefer on the topic October 02, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Joshua Teplitsky, Prof. Debra Kaplan, and Dr. Zev Eleff discussing the Esrog and the new volume, "Be Fruitful! The Etrog in Jewish Art, Culture, and History"September 28, 2022 Episode artwork With Rabbi Bentzion Ettlinger discussing the Shofar: The Halachos, Minhagim, and his new English Sefer about itSeptember 21, 2022 Episode artwork With Rabbi Dr. Jacob J. Schacter discussing Selichos and his new edition of Selichos with introduction and commentary September 18, 2022 Episode artwork With Michelle Margolis and Sharon Liberman Mintz discussing the Jews of CorfuSeptember 11, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Mendy Abramson discussing Bathing and Showering in Halachah and his new English Sefer on the topic September 04, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Maimon discussing the Chida and Maagel Tov (the Chida's travelogue)August 28, 2022 Episode artwork With David Arnovitz discussing The Tanakh of the Land of IsraelAugust 21, 2022 Episode artwork With Dr. Morris Faierstein discussing the Yudisher Theriak (A Yiddish Defense of Judaism)August 14, 2022 Episode artwork The Judean Revolt Series with Prof. Guy M. Rogers: The Great Jewish Revolt, 66 - 74 CE and the destruction of the Second Temple. Part III: Masada and the Legacies of the Great RevoltAugust 06, 2022 Episode artwork The Judean Revolt Series with Prof. Guy M. Rogers: The Great Jewish Revolt, 66 - 74 CE and the destruction of the Second Temple. Part II: The War and Destruction of the Temple. July 31, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Yaakov Beer discussing Sefer B'Ikvei HaGalus about the ChurbanJuly 28, 2022 Episode artwork With Prof. Ephraim Kanarfogel discussing 1096 (The First Crusade) and the Jews July 24, 2022 Episode artwork The Judean Revolt Series with Prof. Guy M. Rogers: The Great Jewish Revolt, 66-74 CE and the destruction of the Second Temple. Part I: Causes of conflictJuly 17, 2022 Episode artwork With R' Aryeh Ganz and R' Shimon Szimonowitz discussing Sefer Arzei HaLevanon Al HatorahJuly 10, 2022 Episode artwork 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