Lilach Lilie Assaf

Independent Historian

Among her publications:

  • “Naming Practices, Kinship, and Households in Late Medieval Ashkenazi Communities”, in Schweizerisches Jahrbuch für Wirtschafts- und Sozialgeschichte 32 (forthcoming)
  • “Lovely Women and Sweet Men: Gendering the Name and Naming Practices in German Jewish Communities (13th-14th c.)”, in Intricate Interfaith Networks: Quotidian Jewish-Christian Contacts in the Middle Ages, Ephraim Shoham and Gerhard Jaritz, eds. (Brepols: Turnhout, 2016), pp. 231-250
  • “The Language of Names: Jewish Onomastics in Late Medieval Germany, Identity and Acculturation”, in Zugehörigkeit(en). Spätmittelalterliche Praktiken der Namengebung im europäischen Vergleich, Christof Rolker and Gabriela Signori, eds. (Konstanz: UVK, 2011), pp. 149-160

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