Schedule of Classes Undergraduate and Graduate / Spring 2013 / Near Eastern and Judaic Studies

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Notes for Graduate Students

Continuation Class Please refer to the University Bulletin for specific details regarding registration. Students who should register for CONT 500a Full-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6820; students who should register for CONT 450a Part-time Graduate Research should use sage class #6784. To view course description, please click on the course # link.

Notes for Undergraduate Students

To view course description, please click on the course # link. To see which University requirement(s) a course fulfills, hold the mouse over each code within the brackets under the course title.

(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
7826 NEJS 3A 1 Introduction to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
[ hum ]
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
14 / 999
Decter, Jonathan P. View Books
7827 NEJS 5A 1 Foundational Course in Judaic Studies
[ hum ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Open
17 / 999
Kimelman, Reuven R View Books
 

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
7829 NEJS 110B 1 Readings in the Hebrew Bible
[ hum ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
15 / 999
Wright, David View Books
7830 NEJS 115B 1
Syllabus
Gender and the Bible
[ hum ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
9 / 999
Brettler, Marc View Books
7831 NEJS 126A 1 Intermediate Talmud
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
4 / 999
Kimelman, Reuven R View Books
7832 NEJS 130A 1 The New Testament: A Historical Introduction
[ hum ]
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
9 / 999
Brooten, Bernadette View Books
4034 NEJS 135A 1 The Modern Jewish Experience
[ hum ]
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
18 / 999
Sheppard, Eugene R View Books
7835 NEJS 149A 1 The Jews of Muslim and Christian Spain
[ hum ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
8 / 999
Decter, Jonathan P. View Books
7931 NEJS 155B 1 Introduction to Jewish Legal Thought
[ hum ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr122
Open
19 / 35
Mirsky, Yehudah View Books
7836 NEJS 166B 1 Who is a Jew? Identity, Conversion, and Citizenship
[ hum ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr112
Open
10 / 999
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books
7837 NEJS 173A 1 Trauma and Violence in Israeli Literature and Film
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Open
8 / 999
Szobel, Ilana View Books
7838 NEJS 176A 1 Seminar in American Jewish Fiction: Philip Roth and Cynthia Ozick
[ hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block S8
W 9:00 AM–11:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
4 / 999
Fishman, Sylvia View Books
7839 NEJS 178B 1 Masculinity and Femininity in Israeli Film, Literature, and Culture
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Open
8 / 999
Szobel, Ilana View Books
7840 NEJS 181B 1 Film and the Holocaust
[ hum ]
Meeting on Thurs. 5-6 pm in Mandel G10.
Instructor's Signature Required
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Th 5:00 PM–5:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
Consent Req.

10 / 999
Rivo, Sharon Pucker View Books
8912 NEJS 184A 1 Introduction to Jewish Museum Studies
[ hum ]
Block S1
M 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Brown Social Science Center316
Open
14 / 19
Smith, Ellen View Books
7841 NEJS 185A 1 Topics in Israeli Social and Political History
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Mandel Ctr for Humanities328
Closed
16 / 15
Troen, Selwyn K. View Books
7842 NEJS 186B 1 The Quran: Composition, Collection, and Commentary
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block S3
W 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
9 / 999
Lumbard, Joseph E. B. View Books
8932 NEJS 189B 1 Classical Islamic Political Thought
[ hum nw ]
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
8 / 999
Urban, Elizabeth View Books
8933 NEJS 195B 1 Early Islamic History from Muhammad to the Mongols
[ hum nw ]
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
15 / 999
Urban, Elizabeth View Books
 

(200 and above) Primarily for Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
7446 NEJS 200B 1 Old Babylonian Akkadian Texts
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
4 / 999
Abusch, I. Tzvi View Books
7843 NEJS 201B 1 Akkadian Literary Texts II
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
10 / 999
Abusch, I. Tzvi View Books
7844 NEJS 211B 1 The History of Israelite Religions
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
9 / 999
Wright, David View Books
8496 NEJS 213B 1
Syllabus
Teaching the Bible
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
13 / 999
Brettler, Marc View Books
8896 NEJS 236B 1 Graduate Seminar in Russian-Jewish History to 1917
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
6 / 999
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books
8931 NEJS 259A 1 Renaissance, Revolution, Redemption: Readings in Early Zionist Thought
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block S6
M 9:00 AM–11:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
13 / 999
Mirsky, Yehudah View Books
 

Hebrew and Yiddish Courses

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
1946 HBRW 10A 1 Beginning Hebrew
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 9:00 AM–9:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center103
Closed
22 / 18
Antebi, Guy View Books
1948 HBRW 20B 1 Intermediate Hebrew
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,W,Th,F 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Kutz Hall 130
Closed
19 / 18
Shorr, Esther View Books
1950 HBRW 20B 2 Intermediate Hebrew
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Golding Judaica Center107
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center107
Open
16 / 18
Shorr, Esther View Books
1952 HBRW 34A 1 Intermediate Hebrew II: Aspects of Israeli Culture
[ fl ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center103
Closed
21 / 18
Brosh, Aliza View Books
4006 HBRW 41A 1 Advanced Intermediate Hebrew: Intensive Conversation
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
ASAC_209
Open
17 / 18
Antebi, Guy View Books
1956 HBRW 44B 1 Advanced Intermediate Hebrew: Israeli Culture and Media
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center103
Open
15 / 18
Antebi, Guy View Books
1962 HBRW 123B 1 Creative Reading and Writing in Hebrew II
[ fl hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
ASAC_209
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
ASAC_209
Open
4 / 18
Hascal, Sara View Books
7941 HBRW 141A 1 Advanced Hebrew Conversation
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
ASAC_209
Open
7 / 18
Porath, Bonit View Books
3508 HBRW 167B 1 Back to the Roots: The Revival of Modern Hebrew
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Golding Judaica Center103
Closed
18 / 18
Porath, Bonit View Books
3506 HBRW 170A 1 Take I: Hebrew through Israeli Cinema
[ fl hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
ASAC_209
F 1:30 PM–2:20 PM
ASAC_209
Open
6 / 18
Hascal, Sara View Books
3660 YDSH 20B 1 Continuing Yiddish
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,T,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Open
7 / 999
Kellman, Ellen View Books
3998 YDSH 40B 1 Advanced Intermediate Yiddish
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Rabb Graduate Center345
T 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Rabb Graduate Center345
Open
7 / 999
Kellman, Ellen View Books
 

Cross-Listed for the Judiac Studies Track

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
8486 ANTH 120B 1 Environmental Anthropology of the Middle East: Israel, Oman, and Beyond
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr216
Open
5 / 25
McKee, Emily View Books
4246 BISC 2B 1 Genes and the Human Story
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies002
Open
59 / 999
Wangh, Lawrence J View Books
7746 CLAS 192B 1 Slavery in the Roman World (1st-4th C. CE)
[ hum ]
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr104
Open
15 / 999
Brooten, Bernadette View Books
7937 ITAL 134B 1 Nella cultura ebraica italiana: cinema e letteratura
[ fl hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes
See Catalog for course fee.
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Shiffman Humanities Ctr123
Open
11 / 15
Servino, Paola View Books
 

Cross-Listed for the Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Studies Track

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim Instructor(s) View Books
7662 ANTH 123A 1 Archaeology in Theory and Practice
[ ss ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Brown Social Science Center115
Open
25 / 999
Golden, Charles View Books
4728 LING 110A 1 Phonological Theory
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Volen Nat'l Ctr for Complex106
Open
20 / 999
Nikolaev, Alexander View Books
4326 LING 115A 1 Morphology
[ ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Volen Nat'l Ctr for Complex119
Open
21 / 999
Goldberg, Lotus View Books