This project on the visual realms in medieval and early modern Jewish culture incorporates the following strands:
MAKING IMAGES – a project on the role of image making in thirteenth-century Ashkenazi culture. Lead by Dr Eva Frojmovic
JEWISH MUSEOLOGIES AND THE POLITICS OF DISPLAY – Leeds is hosting a 2 day conference 13-14 March 2016
DIGITAL JUDAICA at the LEEDS UNIVERSITY LIBRARY’S SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
THE CECIL ROTH COLLECTION OF MANUSCRIPTS
Click here for an introduction and here for a listing, with some images, of the Roth Manuscripts in this library. Once there, click on “Media” to see the handlist prepared by Roth himself and amended by Malcolm Davis in 2005. Click on “In this Collection” to pull down an expanding tree listing all manuscripts.
THE LATE MEDIEVAL JUDEO-PROVENCAL PRAYERBOOK
Click here for the complete digital surrogate and its description.
MENASSEH BEN ISRAEL DIGITAL DISPLAY AND RESOURCE
Click here to see the digital display of Roth’s collection of Menassiana.