Eli Yassif is the Zvi and Sara Berger Professor of Jewish Folk-Culture in The School of Jewish Studies, Tel-Aviv University. His book,
The Hebrew Folktale: History, Genre, Meaning
(Indiana University Press, 1999), won the National Jewish Book Award.
The Jewish Jesus Story
In the mysterious and controversial ancient Hebrew text ‘Toledot Yeshu,’ a counterlife of the Nazarene ‘bastard, son of a menstruant’ that criticizes Jews as much as Christians
· December 23, 2016