HIST 22000: History of Judaism
Tue/Fri 2:10-3:25 PM
HIST 31900 (W): Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History
Tue/Fri 12:45-2:00 PM
HIST 3411G: Varieties of Jewish Nationalism and Zionism
Mon/Thurs 11:10 AM- 12:25 PM
HIST 35700 (W): American Jewish History
Tue/Fri 11:10 AM- 12:25 PM
HEBR 102 Elementary Hebrew 2
Two sections: Tues,Fri 11:00-12:25 or Mon, Wed 5:35-6:50
Second semester of Modern Hebrew language instruction; development of skills in reading, writing, and oral and written comprehension
HEBR 103 Elementary Hebrew 1 and 2 Intensive
First- and second-semester Modern Hebrew language instruction in an intensive six-credit course; development of skills in reading, writing, and oral and written comprehension:
HEBR 202 Intermediate Hebrew 2
Fourth semester of Modern Hebrew language instruction; development of skills in reading, writing, and oral and written comprehension
HEBR 211 Masterpieces of Medieval Heb. Lit. in Translation
Selected works of Hebrew prose and poetry in the Middle Ages, originating from a variety of regions; study of literary techniques and cultural context. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 212 Readings in Modern Heb. Lit. in Translation
Selections from works of Hebrew literature in the 20th-21th centuries; analysis of literary techniques and cultural themes. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 215 Hebraic and Judaic Culture and Thought under Islam
History of Jewish society, ideas, and literary output in Islamic countries during the medieval period. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 220 Israeli Cinema
Wed 10:10-1:00 Room TBA
History of Israeli film and Israeli cultural identity as expressed in the Israeli cinema. Exploration of topics concerning the Israeli-Palestinian and Israeli-Arab conflicts, Zionist and post-Zionist trends, socio-economic gaps, religious controversies and aesthetic societal contexts, and women’s issues. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 222 Introduction to Jewish Texts and Writings
Broad survey of influential Jewish texts and literary masterpieces from ancient to modern times. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 240 Introduction to Old Testament
Survey of the books of the Hebrew Bible, their form, content and cultural background. Introduction to the tools and methods of modern biblical scholarship. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 284 Images of Women in the Old Testament
Depiction of women in ancient Israelite prose and poetry. Close reading and analysis of texts in terms of literary techniques, cultural background and ideological implications. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 296 Dead Sea Scrolls in English
Readings in the various genres of the scrolls; historical background of Qumran sect; significance of the scrolls for study of Judaism and Christianity. No knowledge of Hebrew required.
HEBR 490 Independent Studies
Two sections: TBA
Intermediate Biblical Hebrew 2
Hebrew language and literature for students with background