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Published: 10 January 2019

532 Pages


ISBN: 9780199948635

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The Art of Mystical Narrative

A Poetics of the Zohar

Eitan Fishbane

  • Argues for interpreting the Zohar, a Jewish kabbalistic text, as a literary work
  • Breaks new ground while engaging extensively with traditional kabbalistic scholarship
  • Places the Zohar in the literary context of its origin in thirteenth century Spain