Research Seminar Series on Jewish Wisdom Literature by Prof. Menahem Kister
- RCAST Report
January 12, 2021
- Prof. Menahem Kister
The Religion and Global Security Division, Ikeuchi Laboratory held a research seminar series on Jewish Wisdom Literature “Reading Sirach 16:26-17:23 and Parallels: Anthropology, Theology and OT Heritage” by Prof. Menahem Kister of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. This seminar series is part of the academic events carried out under the international research project “Humanitas Futura: Constructing an International Research Network for the Study of Philosophy and Religion” which is driven forward by project researcher Koji Yamashiro.
This research seminar series was exclusively open to selected specialists of Biblical and Jewish studies.
This seminar series was held under the auspices of ROLES (RCAST Open Laboratory for Emergence Strategies) and jointly funded by the Religion and Global Security Division, Ikeuchi Laboratory of RCAST, the University of Tokyo and the Institute for Advanced Global Studies (IAGS), the University of Tokyo.
Date and Time:
Mon. October 26, 2020 20:00-22:00 (Part A)
Mon. November 2, 2020 20:00-22:00 (Part B)
Menahem Kister, Professor, the Department of Bible and the Department of Talmud and Halakha, the Faculty of Humanities, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Dr. Koji Yamashiro, Project Researcher, the Religion and Global Security Division (Ikeuchi Laboratory) of RCAST, the University of Tokyo