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Uncovering the Gems of Jewish History | Dr. Henry Abramson

Nov 2 2022

Dr. Henry Abramson, a native of northern Ontario, earned a PhD in History from the University of Toronto and has held visiting and post-doctoral positions at Cornell, Harvard, Oxford and the Hebrew University of Toronto. He currently serves as a Dean of Touro University in Brooklyn New York. The author of several books, including Torah from the Years of Wrath, 1939-1943: The Historical Context of the Aish Kodesh, his work has been recognized with received research and teaching fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and he received the Excellence in the Academy Award from the National Education Association. His online lectures on Jewish history have been viewed more than five million times, and he is the author of the Jewish History in Daf Yomi Podcast on All Daf. He is currently working on a major three-volume history of the Jewish people for Koren Publishers.