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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 [email protected]

Recent Episodes

SZ Series Episode 2: With Avinoam Stillman discussing Nathan of GazaDecember 01, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Malka Simkovich discussing Chanukah & the classic sourcesNovember 28, 2021 Episode artwork SZ Series Episode 1: With Prof. Matt Goldish discussing Sabbatai Zevi's life and impact until the conversionNovember 25, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Francesca Trivellato discussing the Jews of Livorno (Leghorn), ItalyNovember 21, 2021 Episode artwork With R' Shimon Szimonowitz & R' Yaakov Juravel discussing Machon Aleh Zayis & Sefer Mincha KetanaNovember 14, 2021 Episode artwork With Rabbi Dr. Moshe Sokol discussing his new book, "The Snake at the Mouth of the Cave: Exploring Talmudic Narratives", which explores aggadata and related themes November 07, 2021 Episode artwork With Dr. Moti Benmelech discussing Shlomo Molcho (1501 - 1532)October 31, 2021 Episode artwork With Rabbi David Fohrman discussing his work at Aleph Beta and his "Parsha Companion" seriesOctober 24, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Maoz Kahana discussing Religion and Science in Early Modern Rabbinic Culture & his new book on the topic ("A Heartless Chicken")October 17, 2021 Episode artwork With Dr. Ezra Chwat discussing the Rif (Rav Yitzchak Alfasi, 1013 - 1103) and his new critical edition October 10, 2021 Episode artwork With R' Alex Hool discussing the masa'os (travels) of the Bnei Yisrael in the Midbar and his new book about it, "The Desert Encampments: From Sinai to the Holy Land"October 03, 2021 Episode artwork With Rabbi Pinchas Taylor discussing Judaism & the Mysterious (and his book on the subject)September 26, 2021 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Flohr discussing Sefer Bikurei Yaakov on Hilchos Sukkah & LulavSeptember 19, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Shmuel Feiner discussing European Jewry in the 18th CenturySeptember 12, 2021 Episode artwork With R' Yechiel Goldhaber discussing the minhag of covering the shofar while making the berachaSeptember 05, 2021 Episode artwork With Rav Aaron Lopiansky discussing his new Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Machzorim August 29, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Andrew Porwancher discussing Alexander Hamilton and his Jewish origins and connections August 22, 2021 Episode artwork With Rabbi Shnayor Burton discussing the Mitzvah of living in E'Y and his podcast series about it August 15, 2021 Episode artwork With Rabbi H. Norman Strickman discussing his new translation of Yesod Moreh of the Ibn Ezra and the Ibn Ezra in generalAugust 08, 2021 Episode artwork With Dr. Jeremy Brown discussing Copernicus, the Heliocentric model, and its Jewish receptionAugust 01, 2021 Episode artwork With R' Moshe Maimon discussing Genazym Auction 10 Catalogue July 25, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Ephraim Kanarfogel discussing the Mordechai (R. Mordechai b. Hillel, d. 1298)July 19, 2021 Episode artwork With Dr. Yael Ziegler discussing her new book on Megillas Eichah, "Lamentations: Faith in a Turbulent World"July 11, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Robert Chazan discussing the Trial of the Talmud in Paris in 1240 July 04, 2021 Episode artwork With Prof. Lawrence H. Schiffman discussing Josephus June 27, 2021 Episode artwork