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August 2014
BOOK
A Goy Who Speaks Yiddish: Christians and the Jewish Language in Early Modern Germany, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2012
(Reviewed: The American Historical Review 118:5 (2013), 1587-1589; Sixteenth Century Journal 44:4 (2013), 1183-1185; AJS Review 37:2 (2013), 425-427; Religious Studies Review 39:4 (2013), 282-283; Jewish Culture and History 15:1-2 (2014), 141-144; The Yiddish Daily Forward April 25, 2013)
ARTICLES
“From Yiddish into German: Religious Polemics and Intercultural Translation in the Early Modern Period,” Zmanim – A Historical Quarterly 125 (2014), 34-46 [in Hebrew]
“Yiddish and German in Early Modern Christian Works,” Chidushim – Studies in the History of German and Central European Jewry 15 (2011), 41-55 [in Hebrew]
“‘Eigentlich Teutsch’? Depictions of Yiddish and Its Relations to German in Early Modern Christian Writings,” European Journal of Jewish Studies 4 (2010), 23-42
“Protestant Scholars and Yiddish Studies in Early Modern Europe,” Past and Present 203 (2009), 69-98
Yiddish – Language of Conversion? Linguistic Adaptation and Its Limits in Early Modern Judenmission,Leo Baeck Institute Year Book 53 (2008), 3-29
“Jewish Language and Religious Criticism: The Depiction of Hebrew and Yiddish in Johann Schudt’s Jewish Curiosities (Frankfurt a.M. 1714-1718),Hayo Haya – A Young Forum for History 3 (2003), 32-50 [in Hebrew; published under the name Aya Lahav]
“The Question of the Authentic Victim and the German Film Aimee und Jaguar,” Zmanim – A Historical Quarterly 81 (2003), 54-59 [in Hebrew; published under the name Aya Lahav]
 CHAPTERS IN COLLECTIONS
“Yiddish Scholarship in Early Modern Europe,” in: Shlomo Berger et al. (eds.), Yiddish Literature and Culture: A Handbook, Berlin: De Gruyter (forthcoming, 2017)
Deutsche Übersetzungen jiddischer Literatur: Fünf Jahrhunderte interkultureller Austausch und Kontakt,” in: Marion Aptroot, Efrat Gal-Ed, Roland Gruschka and Simon Neuberg (eds.), Leket. Jiddistik heute / Yiddish Studies Today / yidishe shtudyes haynt, Dusseldorf: Düsseldorf University Press, 2012, 599-614
“‘Von der Frankfurter und anderer Juden Deutsch-Hebräischen Sprache’: die Darstellung der jüdischen Sprache in J. J. Schudts Jüdische Merckwürdigkeiten (Frankfurt a.M. 1714-1718),” in: Fritz Backhaus, Gisela Engel, Robert Liberles and Margarete Schlüter (eds.), Die Frankfurter Judengasse. Forschungen zum jüdischen Leben in der Frühen Neuzeit, Frankfurt: Societäts Verlag, 2006, 90-99, 301-304 [published under the name Aya Lahav-Elyada]
 OTHER PUBLICATIONS
Review of Stephen Bowd (Editor) and J. Donald Cullington (Translator), "On Everyone's Lips": Humanists, Jews, and the Tale of Simon of Trent. Tempe, AZ: Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 2012. Renaissance Quarterly 67.2 (2014), 655-657
Review of Yaacov Deutsch, Judaism in Christian Eyes: Ethnographic Descriptions of Jews and Judaism in Early Modern Europe. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. H-Net Reviews (https://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=36682)

Review of Magda Teter, Sinners on Trial: Jews and Sacrilege after the Reformation. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2011. The Sixteenth Century Journal 43:2 (2012), 574-575

Review of David H. Price, Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. Renaissance Quarterly 64:2 (2011), 653-655
Revised entries of Christian Hebraists in the second edition of the Encyclopaedia Judaica, Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2007. Entries: “Muenster, Sebastian”: vol. 14, pp. 599-600; “Osiander, Andreas”: vol. 15, p. 503; “Pellicanus (Pellikan), Conrad”: vol. 15, pp. 718-719; “Schickard, Wilhelm”: vol. 18, p. 128; “Schudt, Johann Jakob”: vol. 18, p. 169; “Wolf, Johann Christoph”: vol. 21, pp. 137-138.
 PAPERS IN CONFERENCES
2014
Yiddish, German, and the Place of Language in German-Jewish Historiography, Undisciplined: German Jewish Studies Today, An International Conference at The Leo Baeck Institute London
 
2014
“Altjiddische Literatur und die deutsche Volkskunde an der Jahrhundertwende,” XVII. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf
2014
“Jewish Culture and the German Volkskunde at the Turn of the Century,” The Xth Congress of the European Association for Jewish Studies, Paris
2013
“Christliche Hebraisten und die Übersetzung jiddischer Literatur,” XVI. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Universität Trier
 
2013
“Old Yiddish Literature in German-Jewish Scholarship,” The 16th World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem
2013
“On Language and Equality: German-Jewish Emancipation and Language Shift,” Citizenship, Equality and Civil Society – The 200th Anniversary of the Prussian Emancipation Edict for the Jews, Jerusalem
2011
“From Yiddish into German: Religious Polemics and Intercultural Translation in the Early Modern Period,” The Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies, Washington DC
2011
“The Reformer and the Jewish Bible: Paulus Fagius’ Yiddish Pentateuch (1544),” The Fifty-Seventh Annual Meeting of the Renaissance Society of America, Montréal
2010
“Christoph Helwig’s Jüdischer Historien (1612): Christian-Jewish Polemics and the Art of Cultural Translation in Early Modern Germany,” The Sixteenth Century Society Annual Conference, Montréal
2009
“The Yiddish Bible in Christian Eyes during the Sixteenth to Eighteenth Centuries, The 15th World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem
2009
“Depictions of Yiddish and Its Relation to German in Early Modern Christian Literature,” Between Mameloshn and Muttersprache: Yiddish and German in Dialogue, Tel Aviv University (invited lecture)
2009
“Die jiddische Bibel und die Theologen: Beitrag zur sakralen Dimension jüdischer Geschichte im Heiligen Römischen Reich,” Die jüdische Geschichte der Frühen Neuzeit als sakrale Geschichte. Konfrontation, Austausch und Transfer. Historisches Kolleg, München
2008
“Theologische und kulturelle Aspekte der christlichen Auseinandersetzung mit dem Jiddischen, 1500-1750,” XI. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf
2007
“‘Der Herr wird predigen lassen in allerley Sprachen’: die Judenmission auf Jiddisch in der Frühneuzeit,” X. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Universität Trier
2007
“Christian Scholarship on Yiddish in Early Modern Germany,” The 5th Annual Yiddish Conference, University of California, Berkeley (invited lecture)
2007
“Language and Mission in Early Modern Protestant Thought and Practice,” The 14th Annual Conference of the Society for Reformation Studies, Westminster College, Cambridge
2006
“‘Eigentlich Teutsch’? Frühneuzeitliche christliche Definitionen der jiddischen Sprache,” IX. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Heinrich-Heine-Universität, Düsseldorf
2006
“‘daß ein gründlicher Theologus ein Philologus sein müsse’: Protestant Scholars and Yiddish Studies in Early Modern Europe,” Reformation Studies Colloquium, Somerville College, Oxford
2004
“‘Von der Frankfurter und anderer Juden Deutsch-Hebräischen Sprache’:the Depiction of Jewish Language in J. J. Schudt’s Jüdische Merckwürdigkeiten (Frankfurt am Main 1714-1718),” Internationale Konferenz – Die Frankfurter Judengasse: Jüdisches Leben in der Frühen Neuzeit, Frankfurt a. M.
2003
“Die Darstellung der jiddischen Sprache in Christlichen Werken: der Fall Johann Jakob Schudts,” VI. Symposium für Jiddische Studien in Deutschland, Universität Trier