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Professor Burton L Visotzky, PH.D.

BURTON L. VISOTZKY is Appleman Professor of Midrash and Interreligious Studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary. He worked with Bill Moyers and more recently with Christiane Amanpour on "Back to the Beginning," aired annually at Christmas time. The author of 10 books, including Sage Tales: Wisdom and Wonder from the Rabbis of the Talmud , he has been named to "The Forward 50" and repeatedly to the Newsweek/Daily Beast list of the "The 50 Most Influential Jews in America." He lives in...See more