Elisha ben Abuya
Rabba Wendy Amsellem / February 8, 2016
Part of the class "Aggadah: Inside the World of the Rabbis." In this course we will explore the stories of the Babylonian and Jerusalem Talmuds. These narratives provide insight into the social networks of the Rabbis, their concerns, passions and struggles. The topic for this session is Elisha ben Abuya.
Rabba Wendy Amsellem
Wendy Amsellem teaches Talmud and Halakha at Yeshivat Maharat and is the Editor of Yeshivat Maharat’s Keren Journal. She is also a faculty member at Drisha and at Pardes and she is an editor at The Lehrhaus. Wendy received semicha from Yeshivat Maharat and is an alumna of the Drisha Scholars Circle and high school program. She has a BA in History and Literature from Harvard University. Click here to access podcasts recorded by Wendy Amsellem.