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"It is Permitted to Marry a Kushite," AJS Review 37 (2013) 29-49

Reading Rabbinic Literature: It’s Not All Black and White (Response to Jonathan Schorsch) (2010)

"Babatha, Rabbi Levi and Theodosius: Black Coins in Late Antiquity," Dead Sea Discoveries 14 (2007) 49-60

"What Did Ham Do to Noah?" in "The Words of a Wise Man's Mouth are Gracious" (Qoh 10,12), Festschrift Gunter Stemberger, ed. Mauro Perani (Walter de Gruyter: Berlin, 2005), 257-265

Review Essay: Abraham Melamed, The Image of the Black in Jewish Culture: A History of the Other (2003),Jewish Quarterly Review 93 (2003) 557-579

"The Development of the Idea of Race: Classical Paradigms and Medieval Elaborations" (Review Essay), International Journal of the Classical Tradition 5 (1999) 561-570

"Rabbinic Knowledge of Black Africa (Sifre Deut. 320)," Jewish Studies Quarterly 5 (1998) 318-328

"The Curse of Ham: A Case of Rabbinic Racism?" in Struggles in the Promised Land, ed. Jack Salzman and Cornel West (New York/Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997) 21-51

“Retroversion to Jesus’ Ipsissima Verba and the Vocabulary of Jewish Palestinian Aramaic: The Case of Mata' and Qarta',” Biblica 77 (Rome, 1996) 64-83