Winter Quarter ’10 Schedule


The following is the schedule for the Winter Quarter:

Jan 25th – Prof. Carlos Fraenkel, McGill University, Princeton University

“Legislating Truth: Maimonides, the Almohads and the 13th Century
Jewish Enlightenment”

Feb 8th – Prof. Bernd Schipper

Writing a Commentary on Proverbs: Reflections on an Ongoing Project”

Feb 22nd – Prof. Joel Baden, Yale University

“Jacob Came (Back) to Bethel: The Composition of Genesis 35”

Feb 26th* – Prof. Moshe Rosman, Bar-Ilan  University, Yale University

“Jewish Books By For and About Women in the Early Modern Period”

March 8th – Dr. Tzahi Weiss, University of Chicago

Why was the world molded by Alphabetical letters? A Lacanian Perspective


All events (except for the 26th) are on Monday at 6pm in Swift Hall Room 403.  Further questions regarding access or the workshop in general can be sent to Erik Dreff –