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affiliation:
+ centre for comparative studies of civilisations (jagiellonian university, poland)

education:
+ jewish studies (paideia institute)
+ religious studies (jagiellonian university)
+ psychology (jagiellonian university)

interests:
+ polytheistic notion in the hebrew bible
+ angelology, demonology & apotropaism
+ psychoanalytic hermeneutics
+ cognitive linguistics
+ biblical and apocryphal motives in video games

sources:
+ hebrew bible
+ early rabbinic literature (talmuds & midrashes)
+ targums
+ dead sea scrolls
+ apocrypha & pseudepigrapha

hauptwerk:
+ elyonim vetachtonim. electronic inventory of angels, demons and ghosts in the early rabbinic literature

hobbies:
+ video games
+ avant-garde poetry
+ minimalist photography

updated: 17. III 2017
marc michael epstein (ed.), skies of parchment, seas of ink. jewish illuminated manuscripts
the apotropaic potential of the name “shadday” in the hebrew bible and the early rabbinic literature

 [there are literary demons lurking on this web page – gotta catch’em all!]