MONDAY, 11/28/2022: Ranana Dine on Levinas, Mourning, and Memory

Please Join the Jewish Studies Workshop for a presentation by:
Ranana Dine
(PhD Student, Religious Ethics, Divinity School, University of Chicago)

The Prague Chevra Kadisha prepare a body for burial. Unknown painter, ca. 1772.
(Jewish Museum of Prague, Wikimedia Commons)

Seeing the Face of your Dying Enemy:
A Levinasian Reading of the Petichta of Masechet Semachot

Respondent: Seth Joachim (MA Student, Divinity School, University of Chicago)

Monday, November 28, 2022 from 5:00 to 6:30 pm Central
Swift Hall 200
Ranana’s paper, to be read in advance of the session, is available for download below. The password to the document will be emailed to the Jewish Studies Workshop email listserv. If you would like to be added to this listserv, please click the “Subscribe” tab above.

Pre-circulated paper: RDine_JewishStudiesWorkshop

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