Miriam Gedwiser Sometimes, returning to a familiar text uncovers something new. In this essay, I hope to reexamine the story of the Oven of Akhnai...
Shlomo Zuckier explores some surprising connections between the Talmud and the field of behavioral economics.
Shmuel Hain Reviews Chaim Saiman's Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of Law.
Moshe Koppel Reviews Chaim Saiman's Halakhah: The Rabbinic Idea of Law.
Rabbi Judah Goldberg offers his suggestions to raise the bar of advanced Torah study for women.
Lawrence Kaplan In his recent Lehrhaus essay “Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein and Academic Talmud Study,” Professor Avraham (Rami) Reiner proves himself to be a genuine disciple...
Ari Lamm explores a recent instance of talmudic censorship, as well as its implications for thinking about Jewish-Christian relations and American society at large.
Rami Reiner breaks new ground, analyzing Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein's view of academic Jewish studies.
Shayna Goldberg acknowledges the challenges facing women's Talmud study but it's still worth the fight.
Ayelet Wenger on women and Torah and Talmud and some things (that get) in between.