Whither? The Jews as a Diaspora Nation

Date: 

Thursday, May 6, 2021, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Online webinar

CMES is pleased to present the 2021 Hilda B. Silverman Memorial Lecturer

Daniel BoyarinDaniel Boyarin
Hermann P. and Sophia Taubman Professor of Talmudic Culture, Departments of Near Eastern Studies and Rhetoric, University of California, Berkeley

Daniel Boyarin is Taubman Professor of Talmudic Culture and Rhetoric at the University of California Berkeley. He has been, among other things, an NEH Fellow (twice), a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Studies in Jerusalem, a holder of the Berlin Prize at the American Academy in Berlin and a Ford Foundation Fellow. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences since 2006. Some of his more recent books include Border Lines: The Partition of Judaeo-Christianity (2004), Socrates and the Fat Rabbis (2009), The Jewish Gospel: The Story of the Jewish Christ (2012), A Traveling Homeland: The Talmud as Diaspora (2016), and Judaism: The Genealogy of a Modern Notion (2018).

Contact: Liz Flanagan