Monthly Archives: February 2022

Eighteen Newly Found Medieval Hebrew Epitaph from Mainz

In 2020, archeological excavations in the Old City of Mainz brought 18 medieval Hebrew epitaphs to light. These are now edited available via EPIDAT. Here are the links for these new epitaphs:

Many thanks to Nathanja Hüttenmeister for sharing this link!

Call for Applicants – Oxford Seminars in Advanced Jewish Studies – Books in Judeo-Languages: Popular Reading and Scholarship

We are pleased to announce a call for applications for Visiting Fellowships as part of our autumn Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies (OSAJS), entitled Books in Judeo-Languages: Popular Reading and Scholarship. This OSAJS will take place from 9 October to 3 December 2022 and will be led by Dr Jean Baumgarten (Research Director Emeritus at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique [CNRS, France]).

For more information and how to apply, please consult the following documents. Additionally, please note that the deadline for applications is 11 March 2022 at 12pm UK Time.