Midrash is arguably the most ancient genre of Jewish literature, forming a voluminous body of scriptural exegesis over the course of centuries. There is hardly anything in the ancient rabbinic universe that was not taught through this medium. The diversity and development of that creative profusion are presented here in a new light. The contributors cover a broad range of texts, from late antiquity to the modern period and from all the centres of literary creativity, including non-rabbinic and non-Jewish literature, so that ...

Midrash Unbound: Transformations and Innovations 2016, The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781906764913

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Midrash Unbound: Transformations and Innovations 2013, Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9781904113713

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