Monthly Archives: September 2010

Pelli releases Haskalah and Beyond

September 29, 2010

A new book by Moshe Pelli entitled Haskalah and Beyond: The Reception of the Hebrew Enlightenment and the Emergence of Haskalah Judaism is now available from University Press of America. The book deals with the Hebrew Haskalah (Enlightenment)—the literary, cultural, and social movement in the 18th and 19th centuries in Europe. It represents the emergence of modernism and perhaps the budding of some aspects of secularism in Jewish society, following the efforts of the Hebrew and Jewish... Read More