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Spring 2022 Reading Group

Advanced Topics in Jewish Law and Legal Theory: Angels in Jewish Law

Prerequisite: This seminar will be by permission of the instructor, who strongly prefers that students have a background in advanced study of Jewish legal material. To apply please send a short statement of interest including background in Jewish legal studies to with a copy to

The group will examine sociological questions of the Yeshiva world as well as theoretical/textual ones regarding what is studied, and how, and by whom.

Note: This reading group will meet on the following dates: 2/3, 2/17, 3/3, 3/24, 3/31, and 4/7.