A talk with Edward Greenstein on Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Edward L. Greenstein, Professor of Biblical Studies at Bar-Ilan University in Israel, is a veteran scholar of Biblical and ancient Near Eastern language and literature. He has been studying and publishing on the Book of Job for many years and will soon be completing an annotated translation of Job, to be published by Yale University Press. He has published over thirty articles on Job, most of which will be collected in a volume entitled Radical Rhetoric. He is also writing full commentaries on Job in Hebrew and English.
Sponsored by the Simon H. Rifkind Center for the Humanities & the Arts in cooperation with the Michael and Irene Ross Program in Jewish Studies and the magazine, Fiction.