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Matt Goldish

Matt Goldish holds the Samuel M. and Esther Melton Chair in Jewish History at the Ohio State University. He is the author of Judaism in the Theology of Sir Isaac Newton (Kluwer) and several other works.

A Very Jewish Encounter

Matt Goldish

The text is full of underlining, circled words or phrases, arrows, careful cross references, and copious comments in Yiddish, English, Spanish, and Hebrew. It’s what my students at Ohio State might call an “extreme reading.”