Pinchas Shir

Associate Professor of Ancient Cultures

Pinchas Shir is nearing completion of his Ph.D. at the department of Religion at Groningen University in the Netherlands.  His areas of academic interest are intercultural meals, table interactions between Jews and non-Jews in antiquity, and dining culture and ancient culinary contexts in general. Pinchas is also keenly interested in Ancient Mediterranean and Israelite archaeology of the Second Temple era.

He currently resides in North America, but lectures internationally and online.

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