The rabbis that shaped Jewish history | lecture series
Harold and Jean Grossman Chair in Jewish Studies
Arizona State University
Explore the solidification of Diasporic rabbinic authority in medieval Baghdad, Spain, Tunisia, and Germany, focusing on the modes, methods, and langue of rabbinic discourse and communication. Learn about major figures such as Sa‘adia Gaon, Rabbenu Gershom, Nisim ben Jacob, Maimonides, and Samuel ibn Adret.