Cremation and Judaism

Ferziger, A. 2016

‘Foreign ashes in sovereign space: cremation and the Chief Rabbinate of Israel, 1931-99’, Jewish Studies Quarterly, 23:4, 290-313.

Ferziger, A. 2012

‘Ashes to outcasts: cremation, Jewish law and identity in early twentieth-century Germany’, AJS Review, 36:1, 71-102.


The Cemetery Research Group runs two events a year: in May and in November. Follow the links and send in an abstract