Czech Republic, partner of the Hebrew Fragments in European Libraries project

Some 600 fragments, mainly from ecclesiastical archives, have been identified so far by a project under the responsibility of Daniel Polakovic from the Jewish Museum in Prague. Some fragments are included in the database of manuscripts in Czech collections. Important discoveries have been made in Moravia where Dr Tamas Visi from the Kabinet Judaistiky (Centre for Jewish Studies) at Palacky University, Olomouc has undertaken to to search systematically for Hebrew fragments in book bindings.

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Panel: BwB at the 17th World Congress of Jewish Studies

Saturday July 29, 2017

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Mt. Scopus, 07.08.2017

Panel: Books within Books: Hebrew Fragments in Italian Libraries. Discoveries and Updates - in Bologna, 21st June 2017

Tuesday May 9, 2017

European Academy of Religion. Ex Nihilo - “Zero Conference” on Research in the Religious Fields.

Workshop: European Genizah - in Mainz, 2nd-3rd May 2017

Tuesday May 9, 2017

European Genizah. Newly Discovered Hebrew Binding Fragments in Context.

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