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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 
mn47@st-andrews.ac.uk
Room T302
+44 (0)1334 462872

Prof NT Wright (New Testament Semester 2)
ntw2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Room H302
+44 (0)1334 462827

ITIA Seminar - Co-ordinator

Dr George Corbett (Semester 1)
gc63@st-andrews.ac.uk 
Room A105
+44 (0)1334 46 2830

Dr Rebekah Lamb (Semester 2)
Room T305
rl89@st-andrews.ac.uk
+44 (0)1334 46 2858

Religion & Politics (CSRP) Seminar - Co-ordinator

Prof. Mario Aguilar
mia2@st-andrews.ac.uk
Room H303
+44 (0)1334 46 2835

Systematic Theology Seminar - Co-ordinator

Prof Christoph Schwöbel (from 3 September 2018)
divinitypg@st-andrews.ac.uk
Room H305
+44 (0)1334 462849

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