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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

Demystifying Peer Review
June 28, 2021
Demystifying Peer Review
by The Jewish Quarterly Review

JQR editor Natalie Dohrmann walks you through the peer evaluation process in a video from AJRS.

The Demons inside Ashmedai
June 21, 2021
The Demons inside Ashmedai
by Joseph M. Davis

One can never hear enough about the ceaselessly enigmatic and compelling tale of Solomon and Ashmedai.