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FEL-267562-20
An Edition and Translation of Toffeh 'Arukh (Hell Arrayed) by Oses Zacuto (1620-1697)
Michela Andreatta, University of Rochester

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The Kabbalistic Telescope: Visions of the Natural World in Mystical Hebrew Poetry from Early Modern Italy (Conference Paper/Presentation)
Title: The Kabbalistic Telescope: Visions of the Natural World in Mystical Hebrew Poetry from Early Modern Italy
Author: Michela Andreatta
Abstract: By looking at the use of imagery borrowed from nature and the natural world, the paper investigates the impact of early modern natural philosophy on kabbalistic poetry by Italian Jews, thus showing how Kabbalah followers used nature as an interpretive prism through which in fact promote their mystical outlook.
Date: 12/15/2020
Conference Name: 52nd Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies (Dec. 13-17 2020) (online event))


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