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Events

The Genizah Centre coordinates, hosts and participates in various events throughout the year for the benefit of the academic community and general public, including lectures, workshops and conferences. 

 Forthcoming Events: 

Reward Ceromony of The Joseph & Racheline Barda Chair for the Study and Research of Jewish Heritage In Egypt 2017

Lecture by the winner: Moshe Yagur: Three Converts and their Significance in Determining  the Boundaraies of the Medieval Jewish Community in Egypt. 

Tuesday October 31, 2017, at 16:00.

Ofer Obsevatory, Eshkol Tower (30th floor), University of Haifa 

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Thank  you to all the participants for a wonderful conference. We look forward to future collaborations

For photos from the conference click here      

For videos of the lectures click here

 

For more events click here

 

Exhibition

The Genizah Centre has produced an exhibition which presents an introduction to the Cairo Genizah, and posters showcasing the different areas of our research.

They have been translated into German, Spanish French English and Hebrew. It has been displayed in Israel and throughout the world.

 

For more info, click here. For pictures, click here.

Publications

The Staff of the Genizah centre include several scholars, lecturers and research students who regularly publish the results of their individual research and collaborations.

Our latest publications

Dr Roni Shweka: Was the Torah Given ‘One Scroll at a Time’ or ‘Sealed’?   Sidra 30

Dr Moshe Lavee, Dr Oded RosenblumDr Shana Schick: 
The fifth of six articles on the TheTorah.com.

Earlier articles: "The Egyptian Midwives"  "The Inner Workings of a Genizah Midrash on the Symbolic Value of Orlah", "Contesting the Identification of Elijah", A Monogamous Isaac Prays for His Barren Wife 

More Publications: Midrash , Medicine