Department of History
The Jewish communities of the Arab and Islamic
world in the Middle Ages. I am currently in the beginning stages of a
dissertation on Karaite-Rabbanite relations in the Islamic world, 870-1250.
Scripture and Schism: Samaritan and Karaite Treasures from the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary
(due out in December, 2000)
Webpage for The Graduate Forum on Judaic Studies (or "jforum"
The site is tentatively housed at www.columbia.edu/~mr189/jforum.htm