Another forthcoming article in JSIJ
- also about Rashi. Jordan Penkower's article
, which documents all of the glosses to Rashi's commentary on the Pentateuch found in MS. Leipzig, appeared a few weeks ago. Now it is joined by Barak Cohen's (shorter!) piece on Rashi's comments on Amoraim
. His conclusion is that Rashi did not have access to Iggeret Rav Sherira Gaon - nor to R. Yosef Tov Elem (Bonfils), who did.
The Yonah Fraenkel festschrift
is about to appear, and the table of contents is available online