Ezra Spicehandler , Rabbi, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone: 
(513) 221-744
Extension: 
3247
Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Hebrew Literature

HUC-JIR/Cincinnati

Program/School: 
Rabbinical Program, Cincinnati
Academic Field: 
Language and Literature

Dr. Spicehandler is the Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Hebrew Literature, HUC-JIR/Cincinnati. Ordained at HUC-JIR, Dr. Spicehandler served as Dean at HUC-JIR, Jerusalem from 1966-1980. His specialty is modern Hebrew literature

Public Lecture Topics
The Relevance of Ahad Ha'am's Secular Reading of Judaism
Hayyim Nachman Bialik - Poet Laureate of Modern Hebrew Literature
Israel Society as Reflected in Contemporary Hebrew Literature The Golden Age of Medieval Spain's Hebrew Poets
Abraham in Post Biblical Literature -- His role in Jewish, Christian and Moslem tradition