"The Hebrew Tongue That Prevails in Our Times": Jewish Moroccan Language and Writing at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

For Current Fellows
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
3:00 PM

Katz Center
420 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Karen Schnitker

At the weekly Ruth Meltzer Seminars, Katz Center fellows share their research with Penn and regional faculty in an intellectually rigorous workshop setting.


Yigal S. Nizri

University of Toronto

Yigal S. Nizri is an assistant professor in the Department for the Study of Religion and Centre for Jewish Studies at the University of Toronto. His interests include modern Jewish history, maghribi halakhic traditions, and Jewish itineraries into Muslim lands.

Nizri received his PhD from New York University and holds a BFA from Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem.

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