I am offering an undergraduate course on relationships in the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) for students with no background in Bible and no knowledge of Hebrew.
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I am interested in the history of reciting the "berita de-rabbi Ishmael" discussing the 13 exegetical principles as part of the shacharit service. Any information on references would be much appreciated.
Villanova Law School
For the Question of Dr. Federico Dal Bo regarding the meaning of the world Guirgueavotchi in Lacan’s Names-of-the-Father Seminar:
Yes, it is indeed Pirkei Avot – that is the way it was translated to Hebrew (Al Shemot haAv, translated by Noam Baruch et al., Resling 2006, p. 100).
Admiel Kosman, Potsdam University
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Call for Papers
Grammars of Coherence and Difference:
Jewish Studies Through the Lens of Gender Studies
A conference at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Sunday, May 3 – Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Call for Candidates
Seventh Session of the International Forum of Young Scholars on East European Jewry
Boston, 29 June - 2 July 2015
Three fully-funded AHRC studentships under the auspices of the £1.8m AHRC project 'Performing the Jewish Archive' are now open to applications for students from the UK or other EU country for PhD study at the Universities of Leeds and York, UK, commencing no later than 30 March 2015.
Closing date: 31 October 2014
The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites applications from senior scholars for its 2015-2016 Center Research Fellow. The fellowship provides $30,000 support and will be awarded to an outstanding candidate from any discipline, who will advance genocide research through the use of the Visual History Archive (VHA) of the USC Shoah Foundation and other USC resources.