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Research Fellowship Opportunity

ACADEMIC YEAR: 2021-2022 THEME: Second Temple Judaism: The Challenge of Diversity The Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan seeks scholars for a residential fellowship in 2021-2022 to explore the challenges of diversity in Second Temple Judaism. Diversity of ethnicity, religion, social status, gender, age, and ability was as much a feature of the ancient Mediterranean ...

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Géza Xeravits (1971-2019)

We were deeply saddened to learn that our friend and colleague Géza Xeravits passed away on September 27. Géza was a Hungarian scholar and one of the most important European specialists in Second Temple Judaism, known especially for his scholarship on Qumran and the OT Apocrypha. He led the rebirth of Biblical Studies in Hungary, making Budapest the center of many ...

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13. Naples 2021

13th Enoch Nangeroni Meeting DATE: 7-10 June 2021 THEME: “‘Listen to the Sibyl in all things’: Reconsidering the Jewish-Christian Sibylline Oracles” CHAIRS: Olivia Stewart Lester, John Collins, Hindy Najman, and Gabriele Boccaccini This conference will bring scholars of ancient Judaism, Classics, and early Christianity together for an interdisciplinary re-examination of the Jewish-Christian Sibylline Oracles. These texts, historically underappreciated by biblical ...

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3. San Diego 2019

The Third Enoch Colloquium: 11/22/2019 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM Room: 23A (Upper Level East) – Convention Center Theme: “The Gospel of John: Anti-Jewish or Radical Jewish Sectarianism?” “The Gospel of John: Anti-Jewish or Radical Jewish Sectarianism?” A four-hour workshop with Adele Reinhartz (University of Ottawa) and Gabriele Boccaccini (University of Michigan), chaired by Deborah Forger (Dartmouth College). The relationship ...

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12. Berlin 2020

12th Enoch Nangeroni Meeting: “Constructions of Gender in Late Antiquity” Chairs: Kathy Ehrensperger (Abraham Geiger Kolleg) and Shayna Sheinfeld (Sheffield Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies & University of Kentucky) Date: 5-9 July 2020 Location: Humboldt University, Berlin Following up on the Enoch Nangeroni Seminar on Gender and Second Temple Judaism (Rome, 2018), this seminar extends the research done in that earlier ...

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Latest in Reviews of the Enoch Seminar

The Reviews of the Enoch Seminar (RES) has published new reviews:   1) Rafael Rodríguez reviews Food and Transformation in Ancient Mediterranean Literature (M. Warren): http://enochseminar.org/review/16452   2) Jean-Claude Verrecchia reviews Encyclopédie des messianismes juifs dans l’Antiquité (D. Hamidović, X. Levieils, C. Mézange, eds) and The Grammar of Messianism (M. V. Novenson): http://enochseminar.org/review/16491   3) Brian Allen reviews Divine Wrath ...

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