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Published: 22 September 2020

280 Pages

ISBN: 9780197536414

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Rabbinic Tales of Destruction

Gender, Sex, and Disability in the Ruins of Jerusalem

Julia Watts Belser

  • The first critical study of the entirety of the Babylonian Talmud's longest narrative of the destruction of the Second Temple and the devastation of Judah
  • Informed by the author's expertise in gender, sexuality, and disability studies
  • Addresses a significant lacuna in the study of rabbinic literature