Authors Posts by Avinoam Stillman

Avinoam Stillman

Avinoam J. Stillman is a doctoral candidate at Freie Universität Berlin and a Research Associate in the research group “Patterns of Knowledge Circulation: The Transmission and Reception of Jewish Esoteric Knowledge in Manuscripts and Print in Early Modern East-Central Europe.” He completed his Master’s degree in Jewish Thought at Ben Gurion University in the Negev, his Bachelor’s degree in Religion at Columbia University, and has studied Torah in various batei midrash, including Yeshivat Otniel.

On Religious Jewish Counterculture in Translation

Avinoam Stillman argues that the uniqueness of Yaakov Nagen's newly-translated book lies in its eclecticism and down-to-earth relevance to everyday life.

“Looking for a Havvayah” A Genealogy of “Experience” on the High Holy Days

With the Yamim Noraim approaching, Avinoam Stillman analyzes Ḥavvayah, “experience,” in the thought of A.D. Gordon.