Ezra-Nehemiah Looking Backward To Move Forward
Yael Leibowitz / November 24, 2013
What aspects of its historical context does Sefer Ezra-Nehemiah seek to address and how does the author do so?
Yael Leibowitz has her Master’s degree in Judaic Studies from Columbia University. Prior to moving to Israel, Yael taught Tanakh at the Upper School of Ramaz, and then went on to join the Judaic Studies faculty at Yeshiva University’s Stern College for Women. She has taught Continuing Education courses at Drisha Institute for Jewish Education and served as Resident Scholar at the Jewish Center of Manhattan. She is currently teaching at Matan Women’s Institute for Torah Learning and is a frequent lecturer in North America and the United Kingdom. For more of Yael’s writing visit: yaelleibowitz.com Click here to access podcasts recorded by Yael Leibowitz.