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List of museums in the San Francisco Bay Area - Wikipedia, the free ...


Wikimedia Commons has media related to Museums in California. ... 1.1 San Francisco; 1.2 East Bay Area; 1.3 San Francisco Peninsula; 1.4 Santa ... Ethnic, Contemporary perspectives on Jewish culture...

Madrasa-Midrasha: Islamic and Jewish Texts - Course Catalog


This course will focus on reading texts from Jewish and Muslim sources (Torah, ... for Islamic and Jewish Studies at the GTU and other scholars from the Bay Area ... medieval Jewish studies at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA. Her interests include rabbinic literature, medieval patterns of Jewish thought and  ...

2003-05 - Taube Center for Jewish Studies - Stanford University


of the Bay Area Conservation and Development Commission. .... century Russian literature, the splendid, young Jewish literature scholar Gabriella Safran. Soon.

2009–11 - Taube Center for Jewish Studies - Stanford University


Nov 10, 2009 ... Essays by Graduate Students, Jewish Studies Graduate Students, and Summer Grant .... of modern Hebrew literature and other modes of cultural expression. ..... categories, and he wrote about the discomfort ... moved to a big city as a teenager, mastered ..... neo-medieval day-dreams of such eccentrics.

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life | Berkeleyside


The program features three top Bay Area soloists: soprano Shawnette Sulker, ... Based on 24 poems from the medieval collection of the same name, it is .... of 20 <sup>th</sup>-century European literary, artistic, intellectual and political history. ... to what they saw as California's lack of knowledge of its Jewish heritage. .... Categories.

Online Israel Studies Bulletin Board | New Publications ...


1 day ago ... Homonationalism in Hebrew: Representations in Literature, Drama, and Cinema .... to the problématique of marginality and pluralism in Jewish-Arab cities. .... we argue that while the categories of Jewish/Arab and Israel/Palestine serve as ..... Stefania Silvestri (Manchester), The Medieval Hebrew Bible from ...

Fragments of a Hungarian Past in the Literature of 1.5 and Second ...


Biography: Ilana Rosen studies the documentary literature of Jews of Central .... category than the second generation of Austro-Hungarian Israeli writers and poets listed above, ..... temporal terms, as these novels may go back to the family's eighteenth-century or medieval ..... Redwood City, CA: Stanford University Press.

Gypsy Scholar: August 2009


Aug 3, 2009 ... Brainstorming about history, politics, literature, religion, and other topics from ... [ The] most accurate Hebrew word for whale was תנין, used in ..... who were living in Berkeley at the time (and live still in the Bay Area as a married couple). .... by human evil" because he was Jewish, the "categories of goo...

Reception Studies Conference 2013 » Presenters


She has a strong secondary interest in colonial and post-colonial literature, ... Orient; Pagans, Tartars, Moslems and Jews in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales; Power and ... of Jewish History in the Department of History of University of California Davis. ..... then moved to the Bay Area, where she works as an independent scholar.

When a Knight meets a Dragon Maiden: Human ... - Medievalists.net


the divide between humans and animals within medieval chivalric literature. .... Bioware. Redwood City (CA): Electronic Arts, 2011. 16 Bettina .... as Cohen puts it, “the monster is a category that is not bound by classificatory .... 32 Bildhauer, ' Blood, Jews and Monsters in Medieval Culture', in The Monstrous Middle Ages, pp.

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Beth Jacob | Tikkun Olam


Tikkun olam is a Hebrew phrase that means, "repairing the world" or "perfecting the world. ... literature and in Lurianic kabbalah, a major strand of Jewish mysticism ... Thus, over time tikkun olam went from being part of the religious technology of medieval ... 1550 Alameda de las Pulgas, Redwood City, CA 94061-2499.

Study at CJS | Graduate Theological Union


Thus a course in medieval Jewish history with readings in Hebrew satisfies both the ... Students may work within the discipline of history, as well as literary, ... to registered GTU students as well as to the broader Bay Area community. ... Libraries of the University of California ... Category: Center for Jewish Studies · Shar...

About the Richard S. Dinner Center for Jewish Studies | Graduate ...


Among the Center's areas of academic focus are: modern Jewish literature and culture, ... Mailing Address: Center for Jewish Studies, 2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709. ... Thus a course in medieval Jewish history with readings in Hebrew satisfies both the medieval ... Category: Center for Jewish Studies · Share ...

PDF of catalog - Lehrhaus Judaica


The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life Berkeley Sunday November 8 100 500 pm ... the highest expression of Jewish literary imagination in the Middle Ages. ... 30 Daniel Matt register at lehrhaus.org TalmudCircle Bay Area Community ... Co-sponsored by Congregation Emanu-El and California Historical Society ...

General Education: Segment III - San Francisco State University ...


AFRS 312, Kalifia: The Black Heritage of California [CESD]. AFRS 400, Black Arts .... Category B: Creative and Literary Perspectives of Asian Americans .... USP 651, SF Bay Area Environmental Issues (4) .... JS 410/ PHIL 514, Kabbalah and Mysticism in the Jewish Tradition [CESD] ..... Medieval and Renaissance Europe.