Program

18.4.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Organisational meeting for students only
25.4.2017
18:00 - 20:00
A Babylonian View of Metatron, Ashmodea, and Wonder - Working Rabbis in the Talmud
special lecture in honour of Daniel Boyarin, in cooperation with ZJS
Markham J. GellerExcellence Cluster Topoi
2.5.2017
18:00 - 20:00
When the Sun Sets
David Alan WarburtonExcellence Cluster Topoi
9.5.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Heavenly Cures, Evil Poisons, and Malefic Magic: Ideas of Good and Evil in the Structuring of Early Modern Russian Medical Practice
Clare GriffinUniversity of Cambridge, United Kingdom
16.5.2017
18:00 - 20:00
The Kiss of the Holy Trinity - Heavenly Journeys in Ethiopian Hagiographies
Stefanie RudolfFreie Universität Berlin
23.5.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Gods from the East in Eudoxus of Cnidus' Astronomy
Victor GysemberghFreie Universität Berlin
30.5.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Ladders to Heaven in Ancient Mesopotamia
Frans WiggermannVrije Universiteit Amsterdam
6.6.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Sparks, Souls and Other Celestial UFOs in the Slavic Translations from Hebrew
Moshe TaubeHebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
13.6.2017
18:00 - 20:00
The Role of the Shechinah in Early Modern Latin Christian Cabala
Bernd RolingFreie Universität Berlin
20.6.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Visitors to and from the Divine Sphere in Ancient Egypt
Alexandra von LievenFreie Universität Berlin
4.7.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Ouranos and Olympos in Greek Religion: The Immanence of the Sky
Susanne GöddeFreie Universität Berlin
11.7.2017
18:00 - 20:00
Melchizedek, the Orphaned Wildman on Mount Tabor
WIlliam AdlerNorth Carolina State University