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Saving the Lost Text of a Torah Scroll

Gregory Heyworth, an associate professor of English, and his digital media students are using different wavelengths of light to reveal illegible text on a Torah scroll that could create a tangible link with congregations lost to the Holocaust.

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Gregory Heyworth and his digital media students are using different wavelengths of light to reveal illegible text that could create a sacred, tangible link with congregations lost to the Holocaust. (University of Rochester photo / J. Adam Fenster)