TITLE: Joel ben Simeon & the Washington Haggadah
SPEAKER: David Stern, Katrin Kogman-Appel
EVENT DATE: 03/23/2011
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 56 minutes
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David Stern and Katrin Kogman-Appel discuss the 1478 Washington Haggadah illustrated by Joel ben Simeon, among the most gifted and prolific scribe-artists in the history of the Jewish book.
Speaker Biography: David Stern is Moritz and Josephine Berg Professor of Hebrew literature at the University of Pennsylvania.
Speaker Biography: Katrin Kogman-Appel is associate professor of the Arts at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
SERIES: Books & Beyond