New Perspectives on Judeo-Spanish and the Linguistic History of the Sephardic Jews

Read the new book New Perspectives on Judeo-Spanish and the Linguistic History of the Sephardic Jews, ed. by Lauran Minervini and Frank Savelsberg (Bill, 2024), which has some medieval content as well.



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Andreas Lehnertz (2024, May 7). New Perspectives on Judeo-Spanish and the Linguistic History of the Sephardic Jews. medievalJewishStudiesNow! Retrieved June 14, 2024, from https://doi.org/10.58079/11ncl

About Andreas Lehnertz

As a Juniorprofessor of Medieval History specializing in Jewish History at Trier University, I delve into the intricate tapestry of social, cultural, and religious European history. My academic pursuits are centered around the nuanced dynamics of daily Christian-Jewish relations, the exploration of marginal Hebrew and Yiddish charter notes, the study of Jewish as well as general sealing practices, and the profound examination of Jewish craftspeople. I wrote a book about "Jewish Seals in the Medieval German Empire: The Authentication and Self-Representation of Jewish Men and Women" (in German). My expertise has been further honed through my roles as a postdoctoral fellow in the ERC project "Beyond the Elite – Jewish Daily Life in Medieval Europe" at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and as a member of the Martin Buber Society in the Humanities and Social Sciences, also at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Currently, I am writing book that delves into the intriguing world of "Jewish Craftspeople in Medieval Ashkenaz." Through my research and publications, I aim to contribute meaningfully to the academic discourse surrounding medieval history, providing valuable insights into the rich tapestry of European history during this pivotal period.