Calendar

Date / TimeLocationDescription
May 01, 2017
4:30pm
Harper Memorial Library, Room 148Annie Greene - 'Jews, Cholera, and the Government in Ottoman Iraq'
Annie Greene, PhD student in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, will present at the Jewish Studies Workshop. Light refreshments will be served. For information, contact the wo...
May 02, 2017
3:30pm
Classics Building, Room 21Muriel Debié - 'Jerusalem in the 7th Century: A Case of Divided Memories'
Dr. Muriel Debié of the Centre national de la recherche scientifique, Paris, and currently a fellow at the School of Historical Studies - Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, will present her wo...
May 04, 2017
5:00pm
Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture RoomDaniel Schwartz - 'Between God and the Flavian Emperors: Josephus on the Destruction of Jerusalem'
Daniel Schwartz, Herbst Family Professor of Judaic Studies in the Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Joyce Z. Greenberg Visiting Professor of...
May 08, 2017
4:30pm
Swift Hall, Room 200Tzvi Schoenberg - 'Electronic Resources for Rabbinic and Hebrew Literature'
Tzvi Schoenberg will present for the Hebrew Bible Workshop. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Sun Bok Bae (sunbok@uchicago.edu) or Marshall Cunningham (mcunningham1@uchicago.edu.
May 15, 2017
4:30pm
Harper Memorial Library, Room 148Anna Band - 'At Home in the Pension: Jewish Spaces of Longing and Belonging in Weimar Berlin'
Anna Band, PhD student in the Department of History, will present at the Jewish Studies Workshop. Light refreshments will be served. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Anna Band (aband...
May 15, 2017
4:30pm
Swift Hall, Room 106Liane Marquis - 'Leviticus 17 and the So-Called Holiness Code'
Divinity School PhD candidate Liane Marquis (Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East) will present her work at the Hebrew Bible Workshop. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Marshall Cun...
May 22, 2017
4:30pm
Swift Hall, Room 106Kelli Gardner - ' 'A Land Flowing with Milk and Honey': The Promised Land as Female Body'
Divinity School PhD student Kelli Gardner will present her research at the Hebrew Bible Workshop. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Marshall Cunningham (mcunningham1@uchicago.edu) or ...
May 22, 2017
4:30pm
Harper Memorial Library, Room 148Mili Leitner - 'Musical Discourses of Racialization in Palestine, 1900–1948'
Mili Leitner, PhD student in Ethnomusicology, will present at a joint meeting of the Jewish Studies and the EthNoise workshops. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Anna Band (aband@uchi...
May 23, 2017
12:00pm
No locationJeremy Schipper - ' 'Crimes of the Blackest Hue' - Biblical Exegesis in the Trial of Denmark Vesey'
Jeremy Schipper, Professor of Hebrew Bible at Temple University, will present a lecture for a joint meeting of the Hebrew Bible and Religions in America workshops. The location is still to be decided....
June 05, 2017
4:30pm
Harper Memorial Library, Room 148David Cohen - 'Yitzhak Ibn Latif: A Mystical Philosopher or a Philosophical Mystic?'
David Cohen, PhD student in the Divinity School, will present at the Jewish Studies Workshop. Light refreshments will be served. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Anna Band (aband@uch...
June 05, 2017
4:30pm
Swift Hall, Room 106Joey Cross - 'The Fictional Moment: Late Biblical Novellas in an International Context'
PhD student, Joey Cross, will present a paper for the Hebrew Bible Workshop. For information, contact the workshop coordinators Marshall Cunningham (mcunningham1@uchicago.edu) or Sun Bok Bae (sunbok@u...