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Podcast: Start-Up Nation for the Humanities

(February 15, 2016)

Just a very naughty boy: Sabbatai Zevi and C17th Jewish messianism

Dor Saar, a historian of Judaism at Tel Aviv University, discusses with host Gilad Halpern the curious case of a 17th-century Jewish theologian and mysticist called Abraham Miguel Cardoso, one of the principal backers of Sabbatai Zevi, the most well-known false messiah in the history of Judaism.

Sources: Tel Aviv Review Podcast