Paper Available – Dec. 7th

The paper for Ben Thomas’ presentation this coming Monday is now available for download HERE. Location: Monday, Dec. 7th, Swift Hall, room 403, @6pm.

Paper Available – Prof. Stern, Nov. 30th

The paper for Prof. Stern’s presentation is now available for download HERE. Location:  Monday, Nov. 30th., Swift Hall, rm 403, @ 6pm. Refreshments will be had.

Paper Available for download – Nadler on Nov. 16th

The paper for Prof. Steven Nadler’s presentation this coming Monday is now available for download HERE. This event is CO-SPONSORED by: The Council on Advanced Studies, The Chicago Center for Jewish Studies LOCATION: Swift Hall, room 403, @ 6pm.  Refreshments will be had.  Dinner to follow.

Upcoming meeting – Nov. 30th

Prof. Josef Stern, William H. Colvin Professor in the Department of Philosophy, University of Chicago, will be presenting a paper entitled “Two Moments in the Biography of Holiness: Maimonides and Nahmanides on Qedusha.” LOCATION: Swift Hall, Room 403, @ 6pm. Paper will be available for download shortly.

Upcoming meeting – Dec. 7th

Benjamin Thomas, Ph.D. candidate in Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East in the NELC department of the University of Chicago, will be presenting a paper entitled “Struggling with the Past, Present and Future:  The Idea of Prophecy in the Books of Kings.” Swift Hall, room 403, @ 6pm.  Paper will be available for download ...

Upcoming Special Event – Nov. 16th

Prof. Steven Nadler, William H. Hay II Professor of Philosophy, of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will be presenting a paper entitled “Maimonides on Theodicy, Providence and Moral Luck.” LOCATION: Swift Hall, room 403, @ 6 pm. A CO-SPONSORED event.  Thanks to: - Council for Advanced Studies - The Chicago Center for Jewish Studies

Upcoming Meeting – Nov. 9th

Upcoming Meeting - Nov. 9th
Anne Knafl, Ph.D. candidate in Hebrew Bible at the University of Chicago Divinity school, will be presenting a chapter of her dissertation entitled “Deuteronomy, Name Theology and Divine Location”. Swift Hall, room 403 @ 6pm. Paper can be downloaded HERE.  Also, please download the following chart.

Our First Event – Oct. 19th

Sarah Yardney, a 1st year Ph.D. student in Hebrew Bible at the University of Chicago Divinity School will be presenting a paper entitled “An Avatar of Torah: Deuteronomy’s Concept of the King in 17:14-20.” The paper is now available for download.  Here:  Yardney JST_HB The workshop will take place in Swift Hall, room 403, @ ...

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