Prof. Jeffrey Stackert, Monday Feb. 21st @6pm

JST_HB Workshoppers, Our very own JST_HB Workshop faculty-supervisor and Assistant Professor of Hebrew Bible, University of Chicago Divinity School, Prof. Jeffrey Stackert will be presenting on “Mosaic Prophecy and the Place of the Deuteronomic (D) Source in the Torah”.  The paper is available for download HERE. As always, we meet in Swift Hall, rm 403, ...

Prof. Adam Ferziger, Monday Feb. 14th

JST_HB Workshoppers, The paper for Prof. Adam Ferziger’s has been removed after the event at the request of the author.   The event is to take place on Monday, February 14th, @6pm in Swift hall, rm 403. See you all there!

Event: Jan 31st, Rick Moreno, UofC, paper available

JST_HB Workshoppers, Join us this coming Monday, January 31st, as we host Rick Moreno, University of Chicago Divinity School, in our forum.  He will be presenting a paper entitled “The Jewish Space of Creative Religious Imagination”.  The paper is available for download HERE. As always, we meet in Swift Hall, rm 403, @6pm. See you ...

Prof. Claire Sufrin’s (Jan 10th) paper available

JST_HB Workshoppers, This Monday, January 10th, we will be hosting Prof. Claire Sufrin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Northwestern University, who will be presenting a paper of hers entitled “Martin Buber: Between Myth and History.”  It was available for download here but at the request of the author the paper is no longer ...

Winter ’11 Schedule

JST_HB Workshoppers, As it stands so far, below is our Winter ’11 schedule.* Jan. 10th: Prof. Claire Sufrin, Visiting Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Northwestern University, “Martin Buber: Between Myth and History” Jan. 31st: Rick Moreno, UofChicago, “Theological Rendering in Modern Jewish Thought” Feb. 14th: Prof. Adam Ferziger, Bar Ilan University, “Ashes to Outcasts: Cremation ...

Event today! Prof. Saul Olyan, Brown University

JST_HB Workshoppers, Join us today as we host Prof. Saul Olyan, Samuel Ungerleider Jr. Professor of Judaic Studies and Professor of Religious Studies at Brown University who will be presenting on “Family Religion in Israel and the Wider Levant of First Millennium B.C.” As always the event takes place in Swift hall, rm 403 @6pm, ...

Book Talk – Prof. Dembowski on his book _Christians in the Warsaw Ghetto: An Epitaph for the Unremembered_

JST_HB Workshoppers, Join us this coming Monday, Nov. 22nd, as we host Distinguished Service Prof. Emeritus Peter Dembowski.  He will be giving a book talk on his book Christians in the Warsaw Ghetto: An Epitaph for the Unremembered. The event will take place, as always, in Swift Hall, rm 403, at 6pm on Monday, Nov. ...

Special Event – David Sax on Save The Deli

JST_HB Workshoppers, Join us on Monday Nov. 8th as we host Los Angeles Times Best Selling Author David Sax as he presents on his James Beard Award winning book: Save The Deli: In Search of Perfect Pastrami, Crusty Rye, and the Heart of Jewish Delicatessen. The event is to be catered by Manny’s Deli, so ...

Event – Nov. 1st Anne Knafl

JST_HB Workshoppers, After a brief respite we continue again, this time with Anne Knafl, PhD Candidate in Hebrew Bible at the Divinity School, University of Chicago, who will be presenting a chapter of her dissertation entitled “Divine Anthropomorphism and the Theophanies at Bethel (Gen 28:10-22; 35:1-15). The paper as well as handout are available here:  PAPER ...

Schedule for Autumn ’10

JST_HB Workshoppers, Welcome back to a new and exciting year in the Jewish Studies and the Hebrew Bible Workshop.  Below is our schedule thus far for the Autumn quarter of ’10. Oct. 11 – Ben Thomas, PhD Candidate in NELC at the University of Chicago, presenting on “A Story of Silence: Deuteronomism and the Prophecy ...