Authors Posts by Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg

Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg

Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg is a junior fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows. She is a historian of early modern Jewry, studying the cultural and intellectual history of Ashkenaz, particularly the history of Halakhah and the transmission and organization of knowledge.

What is Yerushalmi Shekalim Doing in the Babylonian Talmud?

As Daf Yomi learners begin studying Shekalim, Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg offers an erudite answer to the question: What is Yerushalmi Shekalim doing in the Babylonian Talmud?