About Daniel Saunders

Humour in the TaNaKh

By January 27, 2009

There are many famous Jewish humourists and comedians, but one does not think of Tanakh as a source for humour, certainly not intentional humour. Nevertheless, there are certain amusing passages in Tanakh. In this essay, I hope to describe a few of them … Read More

Notes on the “New Anti-Semitism”

By January 26, 2009

There is little doubt that antisemitism in Britain, continental Europe and the USA, is on the increase, with attacks on Jews, synagogues, Jewish schools and the like on the rise (see, for example, the Report of the All-Party Parliamentary Inquiry Into … Read More