Blood Libel: On The Trail of an Antisemitic Myth by Magda Teter

Blood Libel: On The Trail of an Antisemitic Myth by Magda Teter

Magda Teter’s “Blood Libel” wins the 2020 National Jewish Book Award

Magda Teter’s Blood Libel: On The Trail of an Antisemitic Myth wins the 2020 The JDC-Her­bert Katz­ki Award, National Jewish Book Award in the category “Writ­ing Based on Archival Material.” Judges remarks: Mag­da Teter’s thor­ough­ly well-researched and metic­u­lous account of a per­sis­tent and dead­ly anti­se­mit­ic myth exam­ines the blood libel from …

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October 20th, 2021, 4PM, Brown University, Providence, RI: “The Arthur B. and David B. Jacobson Lecture” Past Events Thursday, February 12th, 7PM, the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library, the Schwartzman Building at 42nd Street and 5th Avenue. Magda Teter and Ruth Franklin talk …

Blood Libel: On the Trail of An Antisemitic Myth by Magda Teter

A landmark history of the antisemitic blood libel myth―how it took root in medieval Europe, spread with the invention of the printing press, and persists today. Available, January 6th, 2020 Following the paper trail across Europe, from England to Italy to Poland, Magda Teter shows how the blood libel was rooted in …