Rachel Scheinerman

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Year of entry: 2008
Home department: History Department

Rachel Scheinerman holds a BA from Yale in Math & Philosophy and Religious Studies and an MTS from Harvard Divinity School in Scripture and Interpretation. She is currently a PhD candidate in the Ancient Judaism program working with professors Steven Fraade and Christine Hayes.

Dissertation info: 

Her dissertation will offer a reanalysis of Tannaitic Passover traditions that engages contemporary ritual theory and evidence from across Ancient Mediterranean religions