RESEARCH SEMINARS 2001/2

The following seminars, which are open to the public, will be held on Thursdays 4.00-5.30 p.m. (except for 18 April), normally in Room A18 of the Arts Building, University of Manchester, Oxford Road. (Building 24 on Campus map).

Thurs 18 Oct 2001:
Prof. Hyam Maccoby, University of Leeds: “Some problems in the rabbinic use of the a fortiori (qal va-homer) argument”

Thurs 6 Dec 2001:
Max Kohanzad, University of Manchester: "The Messianic Philosophy of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi M.M. Schneerson"

Thurs 7 Feb 2002:
Rabbi Dr. Jonathan Magonet, Leo Baeck College: “The Voices of Psalm 118:  Jewish Liturgy in the Making”

Thurs 18 April 2002, 3:45PM
Dr. Joanna Weinberg, Leo Baeck College: 'Scholarship and the search for truth in the work of Azariah de'Rossi'