Paper: Larisa Reznick – Rosenzweig and His Critics

JST_HB Workshoppers, The paper for the workshop of Larisa Reznick, University of Chicago Divinity School PhD candidate in Theology, on “Rosenzweig and His Critics: The Politics of (A)political Theology” has been removed at the request of the author. The workshop will take place at our usual time and place on Monday, May 2nd, in Swift ...

Paper: Joseph Ballan – Deux Sources, April 18th

JST_HB Workshoppers, The paper for the workshop of  Joseph Ballan, University of Chicago Divinity School PhD Candidate, on “Is the Deux Sources Theory of Religion a Supersessionist Theology?  Vladimir Jankélévitch, Eliane Amado Lévy-Valensi and the Problem of ‘Bergson and Judaism.’” is <no longer> available for download here <at the request of the author>. The workshop ...

SO MANY EVENTS! April 8th, 11th and 18th!

JST_HB Workshoppers, For the Spring quarter of 2011 we start off with a rapid fire series of three events in a row(!): April 8th*: Dr. Ruth Davis, Cambridge University, currently at Yale, “Robert Lachmann’s Oriental Music Archive in Mandatory Palestine: the Jewish Recordings“  @ 2pm*. April 11th: Sam Brody, University of Chicago Divinity School PhD ...

Spring ’11 Schedule

JST_HB Workshoppers, Below is our Spring ’11 schedule.  All events are in Swift Hall, rm 403, @ 6pm, on a Monday, unless indicated otherwise.   Schedule subject to change. April 8th*: Dr. Ruth Davis, Cambridge University, currently at Yale, “Robert Lachmann’s Oriental Music Archive in Mandatory Palestine: the Jewish Recordings”  @ 2pm*. April 11th: Sam Brody, ...

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, ...