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Jewish Studies / Religious Studies Seminar overview

Jewish Studies / Religious Studies Seminar

This fortnightly seminar subdivides into termly seminars for specialists in Islam, Judaism, and the religious traditions of India. Speakers may have premodern or contemporary interests, and may present papers on the basis of a very wide range of intellectual interests and disciplinary traditions. 



Jewish Studies / Religious Studies Research Seminars

[Co-sponsored with the Research Seminar

 in Inter-Religious Relations]


EasterTerm 2019 


Meetings will be held on Tuesdays in the Faculty of Divinity,

 Lightfoot Room, 2:15 pm

7 May  Dr Yael Fisch, (University of Oxford),

‘Allegory and the Formation of Genealogy: between Pauline and Rabbinic literature.’

[Co-sponsored with the Hebrew, Jewish, and Early Christian Studies Research Seminar]


21 May - TBC.


4 June – Mr Reuven Leigh, (Faculty of Divinity, University of Cambridge),

‘Post-structuralism Avant la Lettre: Julia Kristeva in dialogue with Rabbi Shalom Dovber Schneersohn.’



All colleagues, undergraduates, MPhil and PhD students and others

 from within and outside the faculty, are warmly welcome