International Fellowship Program

Rethinking Premodern Jewish Legal Cultures

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The 2021–22 fellowship program treats law in theory and practice, as both created by and imposed on Jews. Seeing law as constituted by and embedded within wider dynamics, the fellows see law’s impact on various historical, religious, intellectual, artistic, and political moments, for a wide variety of actors: Jews and non-Jews, men and women, the empowered and the marginal.

Blog

Bricks without Mortar: Looking at Lists
October 20, 2021
Bricks without Mortar: Looking at Lists
by Natalie B. Dohrmann

Read the introduction to JQR’s latest forum on the topic of the list.

Kicking off the 2021–2022 Katz Center Public Programs
October 13, 2021
Kicking off the 2021–2022 Katz Center Public Programs

Free online lectures scheduled through January!