Interpreting borrowed images

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Interpreting borrowed images

Material Information

Title:
Interpreting borrowed images explaining Medieval Jewish illuminations modeled upon the Christian divine couple
Creator:
Sandman, Israel M
University of South Florida -- Tampa Library. -- Special Collections Dept
Conference:
Sacred Leaves Graduate Symposium, 2008
Place of Publication:
[Tampa, Fla
Publisher:
University of South Florida Tampa Library, Special Collections Dept.
Publication Date:
Language:
English
Physical Description:
1 streaming video file (ca. 24 min.) : digital, MPEG4, sd., col. ;

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Illlumination of books and manuscripts, Jewish ( lcsh )
Sacred books -- History and criticism ( lcsh )
Genre:
Streaming videos.
Online video ( local )
Streaming videos ( lcsh )
Online video ( local )

Notes

Abstract:
Several German Jewish holiday prayerbooks, dating between 1272 and the mid-14th century, contain various illuminations of a Jewish male-female couple. Sandman interprets these images, based upon Christian models, as being genuine Jewish expressions, rather than "antisemitic hate signs" as some have argued. These images occur in the context of illustrations of liturgy based upon Canticles, the biblical love/marriage song. Considering several puzzling features of the iconography which can be resolved by reference to the Zohar, Sandman considers whether the Zohar may have impacted German Jewry at an earlier date than previously presumed.
Venue:
Paper presented Feb. 22, 2008 during the Annual Sacred Leaves Graduate Symposium, held at the University of South Florida and organized by the Special Collections Dept. of the USF Tampa Library.
System Details:
System requirements: Quicktime software.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
General Note:
Title from Symposium home page (viewed Feb. 16, 2009).

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
029447522 ( ALEPH )
307747802 ( OCLC )
S65-00009 ( USFLDC DOI )
s65.9 ( USFLDC Handle )

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