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Podcast: Start-Up Nation for the Humanities

(November 23, 2016)

What have the Romans ever done for us?

Rabbi Burton Visotzky, Professor of Midrash and Interreligious Studies at the Jewish Theological Center in New York, discusses his new book Aphrodite and the Rabbi: How Jews Adapted Roman Culture to Create Judaism as We Know It, tracing the many imprints Greco-Roman culture has left on Judaism's evolution throughout the centuries.

Sources: Tel Aviv Review Podcast