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New Books, Journals and Other Resources
New Book. The Poet and the World. Festschrift for Wout van Bekkum on the Occasion of his Sixty-fifth Birthday A collection of seventeen essays on pre-modern Hebrew poetry in honor of Wout van Bekkum, on the occasion of his 65th birthday, by the Medieval Hebrew Poetry Colloquium, which convenes under the auspices of the EAJS. The articles in this … [Further information]
Recently published: Translation of Shimon An-Ski’s Yiddish diary of World War I into German Shimon An-Ski: Der Khurbn in Polen, Galizien und der Bukowina. Hg. und mit einer Einführung von Olaf Terpitz. Übersetzt aus dem Jiddischen von Lilian Harlander, Thomas Soxberger, Olaf Terpitz. Böhlau Verlag Wien: Schriftenreihe des CJS 2019. 459 pages, … [Further information]
New books from the Littman Library of Jewish Civilisation Social Change and Halakhic Evolution in American Orthodoxy, Chaim I. Waxman July 2019, pp. 240, Paperback, 9781786941640, £19.95 Chaim Waxman presents a detailed analysis of halakhic developments, covering family and community life, the increasing Americanisation of Orthodox Jews, and how … [Further information]