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Erez DeGolan

Public lecture by Erez DeGolan

Rabbinic Joy and the Roman Economy of Emotions

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Robinson Appointed Dean

New term to begin December 1.

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Mira Balberg

Public lecture by Mira Balberg

Forgetfulness and the Making of Rabbinic Judaism

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Dec 9

Dec 9, 2022: Syllabus Review Workshop More Info

Dec 20

Dec 20, 2022: Divinity Virtual Application Q&A More Info

Dec 20

Dec 20, 2022: Divinity Virtual Application Q&A More Info


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The Martin Marty Center

The Martin Marty Center for the Public Understanding of Religion offers scholarly perspectives on religious questions facing the wider public: through conferences and events, fellowship programs, and our twice-weekly electronic publication Sightings, we work on the intersection of religion and public life.

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