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Yakov Z. Mayer

Yakov Z. Mayer is a doctoral student at Tel Aviv University. He teaches at ALMA - Home for Hebrew Culture in Tel Aviv and at Yeshivat Orot Shaul in Ra'anana. His book, Derishot ("Readings"), a collection of his essays that appeared in the Ha'aretz Culture and Literature Supplement, was published in 2015 with Yedioth Sefarim.

An Academic-Hasidic Love of Torah

Yakov Z. Mayer reflects on the life of a remarkable Hasidic academic.