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Biblical Studies Seminars Semester 2, 2017-2018

Seminars meet on Thursdays from 2.15 pm to 4pm in College Hall, St Mary's College

Sep 20         Dr Bill Tooman (St Andrews), Scriptural Reuse in Ancient Jewish Literature: Comments and Reflections on the State of the Art


Sep 27         Dr Madhavi Nevader (St Andrews), Heavenly Temple! What Heavenly Temple? The Place of Celestial Abodes in the ancient Near Easter Sacred Geography


Oct 4          Prof. Sandra Huebenthal (Passau), Beyond Fulfilment Schemes and Proof-Texting: Intertextuality as a Phenomenon of Cultural Memory


Oct 11        Dr Sean Adams (Glasgow), Negotiating Genre: Some conclusions on Jewish Composition in Greek


Oct 18        Prof. Peter Machinist (Harvard), Writing and Rewriting the History of Ancient Israel: Some Preliminary Expectorations


Oct 25        Prof. Charlotte Hempel (Birmingham), The Dead Sea Scrolls: Challenging the Particularist Paradigm


Nov 1         Prof. Kristin de Troyer (Salzburg), What We Can Learn from the Early Jewish Revisers in Joshua 8:29


Nov 8         Dr Michael Lyons (St Andrews), Could Ezekiel do Maths? Ezek 5:1-4 in Context


Nov 15       No Seminar - SBL


Nov 22       Prof. Ximena DeBroeck (St. Mary's Seminary & University, USA), Ritual, Remembrance, Reorientation: Possibilities of Transformation in the Life of the Believer


Nov 29       Prof. Janet Soskice (Cambridge), The Sisters of Sinai: The Legacy of Agnes and Margaret Smith


Dec 6          Dr Andrew Mein (Durham), Seeing Ezekiel’s Vision in Early Modern Commentary



Biblical Studies Seminars - Co-ordinator

Dr M Nevader
Room T302
+44 (0)1334 462872

Prof NT Wright (New Testament Semester 2)
Room H302
+44 (0)1334 462827

ITIA Seminar - Co-ordinator

Dr George Corbett (Semester 1) 
Room A105
+44 (0)1334 46 2830

Dr Rebekah Lamb (Semester 2)
Room T305
+44 (0)1334 46 2858

Religion & Politics (CSRP) Seminar - Co-ordinator

Prof. Mario Aguilar
Room H303
+44 (0)1334 46 2835

Systematic Theology Seminar - Co-ordinator

Prof Christoph Schwöbel (from 3 September 2018)
Room H305
+44 (0)1334 462849

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