The following seminars will be held on Thursdays at 4.00 p.m. in Room A18, Arts Building, University of Manchester:

21 Oct 1999: Dr. Sacha Stern (London School of Jewish Studies), "The Spread of Rabbinic Authority in Late Antiquity: Fresh Evidence from Zoar"

9 Dec 1999: Professor Alexander Knapp (SOAS), "The Musical Heritage of the Jews"

10 Feb 2000: Dr. Edward Kessler (Centre for Jewish-Christian Relations at Cambridge): "Jewish-Christian Relations in the New Europe"

4 May 2000: Dr Tamra Wright (London School of Jewish Studies), "Ethics and the Religious Life: The Philosophy of Emmanuel Levinas"