The Sidney and Miriam Brettler Memorial Series 5779 Presents:
Israel & the Diaspora in Antiquity, Partnership, Dialogue, or Debate?
This podcast is the final lecture of four taking places at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. This podcast includes Professor Gafni’s lecture.
Thursday January 30 – The Loyal Opposition? How Babylonia Became ‘Zion’ – Download the source sheet!
Professor Isaiah Gafni is a historian of Judaism in the Second Temple and Talmudic periods. He is a Professor Emeritus at the Hebrew University and president of Shalem College in Jerusalem.