Jon D. Levenson
A close critical reading of Genesis 37-50 and the Book of Esther in Hebrew. Emphasis on the literary design and religious message of each work and on the influence of the story of Joseph upon the Book of Esther. Prerequisite: Three years of Hebrew or the equivalent and a solid acquaintance with the historical-critical study of the Hebrew Bible.
Enrollment Limited: No
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Hebrew 218
Course location to be announced.
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