Raz Amitai-Preiss

Raz

Department of Talmud and Halakha

Subject:Jewish wars against Rome

Abstract: The formation of historical memories pertaining to the Jewish wars against Rome, as reflected by Rabbinical literature. With Dr. Yakir Paz as my advisor, I intend to focus on the various stages through which actual historical memories were gradually converted into elaborate literary compositions, within the realms of both Halakha and Aggadah and by both

MA Honors 2020/21