Raphael Zarum


Raphael Zarum is Dean of the London School of Jewish Studies. He holds an MA in Education, a PhD in Theoretical Physics and is a graduate of Jerusalem’s Mandel Leadership School.

The Hebrew Bible
A masterpiece of deep learning and fine sensibility, Robert Alter’s translation of the Hebrew Bible reanimates one of the formative works of our culture. Capturing its brilliantly compact poetry and finely-wrought prose, Alter renews the Old Testament as a source of literary power and spiritual inspiration. From the family frictions of Genesis and King David’s flawed humanity, to the serene wisdom of Psalms and Job’s incendiary questioning of God’s ways, this work reso...