Welcome to the Spring Quarter! We are pleased to announce the upcoming schedule for the Hebrew Bible Workshop, and are especially happy to be joined this quarter by Rebecca Raphael, a Senior Fellow this year in the Martin Marty Center, as well as Ron Hendel, Professor of Hebrew Bible and Jewish Studies at UC Berkeley. Here’s the full schedule:
(All workshops will be held in Swift 208)
- Monday, April 2nd at 5 pm – Rebecca Raphael, Martin Marty Center Senior Fellow and Professor of Religious Studies and Philosophy at Texas State University – “Is Your Monster a Boy or a Girl? Gender and Monstrosity in Second Temple Apocalypses”
- Monday, April 23rd at 5 pm – Cathleen Chopra McGowan, PhD Candidate in Hebrew Bible (Divinity) – “Imagining a New Political Epicenter: Babylonian Imperial Ideology in 2 Kings 24–25”
- *Thursday*, May 3rd at 5 pm – Ron Hendel, Norma and Sam Dabby Professor of Hebrew Bible and Jewish Studies, University of California at Berkeley – “Exodus, Conquest, and the Alchemy of Memory”
- Monday, May 21st at 5 pm – Richard Zaleski, PhD Candidate, New Testament and Early Christian Literature (Divinity) – on Philo of Alexandria’s Life of Moses
There is still space for further presentations, so keep on the lookout for additional announcements.
Looking forward to seeing everyone!