Tamás Visi

Assistant Professor at the Kurt and Ursula Schubert Centre for Jewish Studies.

 He studied philosophy and Hebrew Studies at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest and medieval studies at the Central European University, Budapest. He earned his doctorate with a dissertation on the early Ibn Ezra supercommentaries at the Central European University in Budapest, defended his doctoral dissertation at the Central European University, Budapest in 2006. Since September, 2006, he has been an Assistant Professor at the Kurt and Ursula Schubert Centre for Jewish Studies at Palacky University (Olomouc, Czech Republic).

 

Main interests: Moravian Jewish history, (especially rabbinic literature and other Hebrew sources), medieval Jewish philosophy and intellectual history.

 

Recent publications:  

 

“The Emergence of Philosophy in Ashkenazic Contexts –The Case of Czech Lands in the Early Fifteenth Century” in Jahrbuch des Simon-Dubnow-Instituts / Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook, vol. 8 (Gottingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2009), 213-243.

 

“Remembering and Forgetting Idolatry: Moses Maimonides, Moses Narboni, and Eliezer Eilburg on the Biblical Past” in Lucie Doležalová (ed.), The Making of Memory in the Middle Ages (Leiden: Brill, 2009), 415-438.

 

“Ibn Ezra, a Maimonidean Authority: The Evidence of the Early Ibn Ezra Supercommentaries,” in James T. Robinson (ed.), The Cultures of Maimonideanism (Leiden: Brill, 2009), 89-131.

Assistant Professor at the Kurt and Ursula Schubert Centre for Jewish Studies. He studied philosophy and Hebrew Studies at the Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest and medieval studies at the Central European University, Budapest. He earned his doctorate with a dissertation on the early Ibn Ezra supercommentaries at the Central European University in Budapest, defended his doctoral dissertation at the Central European University, Budapest in 2006. Since September, 2006, he has been an Assistant Professor at the Kurt and Ursula Schubert Centre for Jewish Studies at Palacky University (Olomouc, Czech Republic). 

 

Main interests: Moravian Jewish history, (especially rabbinic literature and other Hebrew sources), medieval Jewish philosophy and intellectual history

 

Recent publications:  

 

“The Emergence of Philosophy in Ashkenazic Contexts –The Case of Czech Lands in the Early Fifteenth Century” in Jahrbuch des Simon-Dubnow-Instituts / Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook, vol. 8 (Gottingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2009), 213-243.

                                   

“Remembering and Forgetting Idolatry: Moses Maimonides, Moses Narboni, and Eliezer Eilburg on the Biblical Past” in Lucie Doležalová (ed.), The Making of Memory in the Middle Ages (Leiden: Brill, 2009), 415-438.

 

“Ibn Ezra, a Maimonidean Authority: The Evidence of the Early Ibn Ezra Supercommentaries,” in James T. Robinson (ed.), The Cultures of Maimonideanism (Leiden: Brill, 2009), 89-131.

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Conference and exhibition of Hebrew manuscripts in Cesena (Italy). Sunday 2nd September 2018

Saturday September 1, 2018

Cesena ebraica. Un percorso tra carte e codici.

6th Intensive course in Hebrew palaeography

Monday August 13, 2018

6th Intensive course in Hebrew palaeography, 24th-26th September 2018, Dipartimento di beni culturali, via degli Ariani 1, Ravenna (see program).

Hebrew Manuscripts at the international congress "Le judaïsme médiéval entre Normandie et Angleterre"

Monday August 13, 2018

Le judaïsme entre Normandie et Angleterre, La Maison Sublime de Rouen (LMSR), la Réunion des musées métropolitains de Rouen (RMM), Musée d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaïsme (MAHJ), École pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE-PSL laboratoire EA 4116 Saprat), Institut de Recherche et d’Histoire des Textes (IRHT), Paris-Rouen, 4th-5th September (see program)

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