Welcome to JSN, an affiliate of Hebrew College and Shamash. Our H-Judaic network has been a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences Online since 1993. JSN is one of the oldest Internet projects in the humanities, initially operating as Judaica/He'Asif, starting in February 1989, operating out of Jerusalem using mailing list services at Tel Aviv U. From 1991-93 the network was at the University of Minnesota.

With 3,000 subscribers worldwide, JSN is the premier digital source concerning Judaica and the academic study and discussion of Judaism ancient, mediaeval, and modern. All services of JSN are provided free of charge.



Recent Content

EVENT: Launch of the new website for the project "Below the Line: The Feuilleton and Modern Jewish Cultures" (March 15)

We are excited to announce the launch of “Below the Line: The Feuilleton and Modern Jewish Cultures" (https://www.feuilletonproject.org/), a new website dedicated to Jewish feuilletons from around the world. It features a growing digital collection of feuilletons related to modern Jewish cultures in a variety of languages, published in newspapers and periodicals throughout the world, from the mid-19th century to the mid-20th century.

CFP - International Conference - Life Behind Fences. Artistic Production and Coping Mechanisms in Ghettos and Camps During the Second World War

The Viktor Ullmann Festival and the Department of Humanities of the University of Trieste, in collaboration with the Museum of the Jewish Community of Trieste “Carlo and Vera Wagner”, are pleased to announce the International Conference Life Behind Fences (LBF 2022), which will take place from 23 to 25 November 2022 in Trieste, Italy.

Aims and Objectives of the Conference