The Julis-Rabinowitz Program on Jewish and Israeli Law at Harvard Law School presents a Memorial Lecture for Professor Isadore Twersky:
“Maimonides on Repentance: Religious and Philosophical Perspectives”
Lecture by Professor Bernard Septimus
Monday, November 18 @ 12-1pm
Hauser Hall 102 Malkin Classroom
Harvard Law School
Lunch from Milk Street Café
Professor Bernard Septimus is the Jacob E. Safra Professor (Emeritus) of Jewish History and Sephardic Civilization at Harvard University.
He is the author of *Hispano-Jewish Culture in Transition* (Harvard University Press, 1982). He edited (with Isadore Twersky) *Jewish Thought in the Seventeenth Century* (Harvard University Press, 1987); and co-editor of *Me’ah She’arim: Studies in Medieval Jewish Spiritual Life in Memory of Isadore Twersky* (Magnes Press, 2001). He is also the author of some 100 studies (that have appeared in a variety of scholarly journals and publications), whose dazzling range of topics include talmudic studies, Hebrew philology, Jewish liturgy, medieval Jewish history, philosophy, poetry, and more.