- 2/16 "'A Proverb in the Mouth of Fools': Locker Room Language and Political Imprudence in 1 Kings 12," with Katheryn P. Darr
- 2/18 Conversation with Palestinian-Israeli Writer Sayed Kashua
- 2/29 "The Problem Of Our Law: Political Theology and the Theological-Political Problem in Leo Strauss and Giorgio Agamben," with Dr. Jeffrey A. Bernstein
In a talk entitled How Germany Produced Modern Judaism -- Lessons for...
Professors Andrea Berlin and Yonder Gillihan discuss the BU Maccabees Project on "Chuck Morse Speaks." Follow the link to watch the interview.
We are pleased to announce a new course on the Kabbalah, offered this spring semester by Dr. Yair Lior. The course closes a major gap in our curriculum and rounds out other courses we teach on early Jewish and comparative mysticism. Follow the link to read more course news.
On Sunday November 1, the Center hosted Quill of the Soul: A Musical Tribute to Elie Wiesel at the Tsai Performance Center at 7pm. The multicultural performance was also the closing event of the year-long artist’s residency of Russian-Israeli composer Matti Kovler at Boston University, hosted by the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies.