Mordechai Levy-Eichel

Mordechai Levy-Eichel has a PhD in history and is a lecturer in the political science department and humanities program at Yale University. He has been a fellow at Yeshivat Hadar, the Shalem Center and the Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies, and has written for Tablet and Aeon. He blogs about education and much else at

Articles by Mordechai Levy-Eichel

How to Read the Book of Proverbs

We don't read it in synagogue, and we aren't used to reading collections of maxims like this — so how should we get the most out of reading Proverbs?