10/22 David Gottlieb — “Rupture, Reflection and Renewal: Mimesis and the Transformation of Meaning in Leviticus Rabbah”

10/22 David Gottlieb --
In this session of the Jewish Studies Workshop, David Gottlieb (PhD student in History of Judaism) will present his paper “Rupture, Reflection and Renewal: Mimesis and the Transformation of Meaning in Leviticus Rabbah.” The paper can be downloaded here. The event will take place on Monday, October 22nd at 1:30pm in Social Science Research building ...

10/15 Erik Dreff — Rosenzweig’s Star of Redemption as a System of Philosophy

10/15 Erik Dreff -- Rosenzweig's Star of Redemption as a System of Philosophy
In this joint session of the Jewish Studies Workshop and the Philosophy of Religions Club, Erik Dreff (PhD student in History of Judaism) will present his paper entitled “Rosenzweig’s Star of Redemption as a System of Philosophy.” Erik’s paper can be downloaded here. The event will take place on Monday, October 15th at 1:30pm in ...

Paper: 10/4 Prof. Holger Zellentin — Rabbinic Historiography as a Response to Christian Triumphalism

The Jewish Studies and Medieval Studies Workshops present: Holger Zellentin “Rabbinic Historiography as a Response to Christian Triumphalism: The Destruction of the Temple in Aramaic, Syriac and Greek Discourse” Thursday, October 4, 2012, 12:00pm (feel free to bring lunch to the workshop!) John Hope Franklin Room Social Science Research Building (1126 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL ...