Joyce Z. and Jacob Greenberg Center for Jewish Studies
1155 East 60th Street, Room 302A
Chicago, IL 60637
773.702.7108
ccjs@uchicago.edu

Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
October 29, 2020
3:00pm
Other Location'The Joshua Generation: Israeli Occupation and the Bible' – an online book discussion with author Rachel Havrelock and Yael Zerubavel
“The Joshua Generation goes beyond traditional biblical scholarship, offering an evocative study of the role of the bible in Israeli culture and the impact of politics on modern scriptural reinterpret...
November 02, 2020
12:00pm
Other LocationMichael Segal - 'Innerbiblical Exegesis and the Literary Development of the Book of Daniel'
Dr. Michael Segal, Father Takeji Otsuki Professor of Biblical Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, will present a paper for the Hebrew Bible and Early Jewish Reception Workshop. To participate...
November 02, 2020
5:30pm
Other LocationChen Bar-Itzhak - 'Nostalgia for the British Mandate in Contemporary Israeli Culture'
Chen Bar-Itzhak, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Taube Center for Jewish Studies, Stanford University, will present her work for the Jewish Studies Workshop. If you are interested in participating in th...
Begins November 12, 2020
10:00am
Other LocationPortraiture in Visual and Literary Culture
A two-day symposium on Portraiture in Visual and Literary Culture (Ancient to Medieval).

Please see website for details and locations.

Organizers: Karin Krause, Marion Meyer, Claudia Rapp, and...
November 16, 2020
7:00am
Other LocationMendel Kranz - 'Jaques Hassoun and the Politics of the Arab-Jew in Postcolonial France'
Mendel Kranz, PhD candidate in the Divinity School, will present his work for the Jewish Studies Workshop. If you are interested in participating in this online event, contact the workshop organizers ...
November 16, 2020
4:30pm
Other LocationChristine Trotter - 'Hellenistic Jewish Consolatory Rhetoric and the Destruction of Jerusalem: The Case of Hebrews'
Christine Trotter, PhD candidate, Divinity, will present her work for the Early Christian Studies Workshop. For information on participating in this workshop, contact workshop coordinators Bradley Han...
November 17, 2020
4:20pm
Other LocationJustin Moses - 'What Did God Write on the Tablets?'
Justin Moses, PhD student in the Divinity School, will present his work for the Hebrew Bible and Early Jewish Reception Workshop. To participate in this event, contact workshop coordinator Doren Snoek...
November 30, 2020
5:30pm
Other LocationAdi Shiran - 'Not All Minds Are Meant To Be Free: The Textual History of Maimonides’ Interpretation to the Hardening of Pharaoh’s Heart'
Adi Shiran, PhD student in the Divinity School, will present her work for a joint meeting of the Jewish Studies Workshop and the Islamic Studies Workshop. If you are interested in participating in thi...