Contributing Scholars

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Leila Avrin The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Barcelona Haggadah
Malachi Beit-Arié Ludwig Jesselson Professor of Codicology and Palaeography
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Barcelona Haggadah
Parma Psalter
Perek Shirah
North French Miscellany
Rothschild Miscellany
Shlomo Ben-Ami Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel Alba Bible
Evelyn Cohen Art Historian
Jewish Theological Seminary, New York

Sylvan C. Coleman and Pamela Coleman Art History Fellow
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2006-7)
Barcelona Haggadah
Aliza Cohen-Mushlin Director
The Center for Jewish Art, Jerusalem
Kennicott Bible
Sonia Fellous Rozenblat CNRS

Professor of Jewish Art
Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO)

Professor of Jewish Art
Sorbonne, Paris
Alba Bible
Iris Fishof Chief Curator of Judaica & Jewish Ethnography
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Meah Berachot
Rothschild Miscellany
Mirjam Foot Director of Collections and Preservation at The British Library Rothschild Miscellany
Michel Garel Former Conservateur en Chef des Manuscrits Hébreux
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France
North French Miscellany
Adriaan Keller Doctoral Researcher (Codicology & Palaeography)
Leiden University
Alba Bible
Moshe Lazar Professor of Comparative Literature
UCLA
Alba Bible
Raphael Loewe Goldsmid Professor of Hebrew Emeritus
University College London
Barcelona Haggadah
North French Miscellany
Rothschild Haggadah
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Angus McKay Professor of Medieval Spanish History
University of Edinburgh
Alba Bible
Thérèse Metzger Doctorat ès lettres et sciences humaines

Former Member of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Parma Psalter
Luisella Mortara-Ottolenghi Professor of Codicology and History of Illumination
Ottolenghi the Universita Degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Rothschild Miscellany
Bezalel Narkiss Founder of The Center for Jewish Art, Jerusalem Kennicott Bible
Diana Rowland-Smith Curator at The British Library Barcelona Haggadah
North French Miscellany
Menahem Schmelzer Professor of Medieval Hebrew Literature
Jewish Theological Seminary of America
Barcelona Haggadah
Jeremy Schonfield Mason Lecturer
Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies

Lecturer
Leo Baeck College - Centre for Jewish Education, London
Alba Bible
Barcelona Haggadah
Meah Berachot
Megillat Esther
North French Miscellany
Parma Psalter
Perek Shirah
Rothschild Miscellany
Emile Schrijver Curator of the Bibliotheca Rosenthaliana (Amsterdam University Library, Netherlands) and a specialist in eighteenth-century Hebrew manuscripts and printed books Megillat Esther
Perek Shirah
Emmanuel Silver Formerly of The British Library Parma Psalter
Shlomo Simonsohn Professor of Jewish History
Tel-Aviv University
Rothschild Miscellany
Ilana Tahan Curator, Hebrew Books and Manuscripts
The British Library, London
North French Miscellany
Yaacov Snir   Barcelona Haggadah
Israel Ta-Shma Professor of Talmud
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Rothschild Miscellany
Falk Wiesemann Professor of Modern History at the Heinrich Heine University (Düsseldorf, Germany) and a specialist in German Jewish history and folk art Megillat Esther
Yael Zirlin Specialist in medieval illuminated Hebrew manuscripts and Jewish art North French Miscellany