The Art of Mystical Narrative: A Zohar Symposium

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The Art of Mystical Narrative: A Zohar Symposium

The Jewish Theological Seminary
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
7:30–9:00 P.M.

Join us for a panel discussion, marking the publication of Dr. Eitan Fishbane’s new book The Art of Mystical Narrative: A Poetics of the Zohar(Oxford University Press, 2018), in conversation with:

  • Dr. Lawrence Fine, Irene Kaplan Leiwant Professor Emeritus of Jewish Studies, Mount Holyoke College
  • Dr. Sharon Koren, Associate Professor of Medieval Jewish Culture at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, New York
  • Dr. David Roskies, Sol and Evelyn Henkind Chair in Yiddish Literature and Culture, JTS, and co-founder of Prooftexts: A Journal of Jewish Literary History
  • Moderated by Dr. David Kraemer, Joseph J. and Dora Abbell Librarian and Professor of Talmud and Rabbinics, JTS

The panel will be followed by remarks from Dr. Eitan Fishbane, Associate Professor of Jewish Thought, and an audience Q&A.

Books will be available for purchase and signing by the author. Admission to the book talk is free, but reservations are required. Please arrive early and have photo ID available.

This event is co-sponsored by The Library of JTS and The Block/Kolker Center of Spiritual Arts.

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