Schedule of Classes Undergraduate / Spring 2018 / Near Eastern and Judaic Studies

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(1-99) Primarily for Undergraduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
8070 NEJS 25A 1
Syllabus
Introduction to Talmud
[ hum ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Kimelman, Reuven R View Books
 

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
7448 FA/NEJS 183A 1 Breaking Boundaries in Contemporary Israeli Art
[ ca hum ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Ankori, Gannit
Szobel, Ilana
View Books
7758 NEJS 110B 1 Readings in the Hebrew Bible
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Topic for spring 2018: Proverbs.
Proverbs:
Block S4
Th 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Vayntrub, Jacqueline Eliza View Books
7488 NEJS 111A 1 The Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
[ hum wi ]
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Open
15 / 999 / 0
Vayntrub, Jacqueline Eliza View Books
8071 NEJS 113A 1
Syllabus
Jewish and Christian Aramaic
[ hum ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Wright, David View Books
7481 NEJS 124B 1
Syllabus
Divinity, Difference and Desire: An Introduction to Jewish Mysticism
[ hum ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Mirsky, Yehudah View Books
7479 NEJS 126B 1
Syllabus
Agadic Literature: The Ethics of the Fathers with Avot d'Rabbi Nathan
[ hum ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Kimelman, Reuven R View Books
8084 NEJS 128A 1
Syllabus
Introduction to Christianity
[ hum ]
Block N
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Brooten, Bernadette View Books
8065 NEJS 132A 1 The Jews of Latin America
[ hum ]
Block J
T,F 12:30 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
4 / 999 / 0
Wassner, Dalia View Books
7477 NEJS 135A 1 The Modern Jewish Experience
[ hum ]
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books
8066 NEJS 138A 1 Genocide and Mass Killing in the Twentieth Century
[ hum ]
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Golding Judaica Center101
Open
35 / 999 / 0
Jockusch, Laura View Books
7988 NEJS 139B 1
Syllabus
Christians and Israel
[ hum ]
Block M
M,W 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
3 / 999 / 0
Robins, Walker View Books
7475 NEJS 144A 1 Jews in the World of Islam
[ hum nw ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Decter, Jonathan P. View Books
7484 NEJS 146A 1
Syllabus
World Jewry since 1945
[ hum ]
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
15 / 999 / 0
Sarna, Jonathan View Books
7485 NEJS 158A 1 Divided Minds: Jewish Intellectuals in America
[ hum ]
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
3 / 999 / 0
Sheppard, Eugene R View Books
7476 NEJS 164B 1 The Sociology of the American Jewish Community
[ hum ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
11 / 999 / 0
Fishman, Sylvia View Books
7573 NEJS 166A 1 Carnal Israel: Exploring Jewish Sexuality from Talmudic Times to the Present
[ hum ]
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Open
13 / 999 / 0
Freeze, ChaeRan Yoo View Books
8072 NEJS 166B 1
Syllabus
Who is a Jew: Converts and Conversion in Jewish Law
[ hum ]
Block S1
M 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Golding Judaica Center106
Open
4 / 999 / 0
Zohar, Zvi View Books
7480 NEJS 170A 1
Syllabus
Studying Sacred Texts
[ hum ]
Block S4
Th 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
ASAC_209
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Levisohn, Jon A View Books
7486 NEJS 174B 1 Israeli Women Writers on War and Peace
[ fl hum ]
Block L
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
1 / 999 / 0
Szobel, Ilana View Books
7483 NEJS 181B 1 Film and the Holocaust
[ hum ]
Block S2
T 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies302
Open
12 / 999 / 0
Rivo, Sharon Pucker View Books
8069 NEJS 183B 1
Syllabus
Global Jewish Literature
[ hum wi ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Kellman, Ellen View Books
7572 NEJS 191A 1
Syllabus
Biblical Narratives in the Qur'an
[ hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
8 / 999 / 0
Dost, Suleyman View Books
7881 NEJS 194B 1
Syllabus
Sufism: Mystical Traditions in Classical and Modern Islam
[ hum nw ]
Block E
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies202
Open
10 / 999 / 0
Dost, Suleyman View Books
 

Arabic, Hebrew and Yiddish Courses

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
7493 ARBC 20B 1 Beginning Arabic II
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block C
M,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Block G
T,F 9:30 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Open
8 / 999 / 0
Khashaba, Hanan View Books
7494 ARBC 20B 2 Beginning Arabic II
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Block H
T,F 11:00 AM–12:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Open
6 / 999 / 0
Khashaba, Hanan View Books
7495 ARBC 40B 1 Intermediate Arabic II
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block F
M,T,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Open
7 / 999 / 0
El-Tobgui, Carl Sharif View Books
7496 ARBC 103B 1 Middle Advanced Arabic: Contemporary Arab Media
[ fl hum ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
3 / 999 / 0
El-Tobgui, Carl Sharif View Books
7498 HBRW 10A 1
Syllabus
Beginning Hebrew
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
M,T,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
ASAC_209
Closed
19 / 18 / 0
Brosh, Aliza View Books
7500 HBRW 20B 1
Syllabus
Intermediate Hebrew
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
M,W,Th 12:00 PM–12:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
F 12:30 PM–1:20 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies301
Open
7 / 18 / 0
Farah, Rima View Books
7501 HBRW 20B 2 Intermediate Hebrew
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
M,T,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Open
16 / 18 / 0
Shorr, Esther View Books
7502 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 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Closed
18 / 18 / 0
Shorr, Esther View Books
7503 HBRW 34A 2 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
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Open
7 / 18 / 0
Shorr, Esther View Books
8091 HBRW 41A 1
Syllabus
Advanced Intermediate Hebrew: Intensive 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
3 / 999 / 0
Brosh, Aliza View Books
7506 HBRW 124A 1 Hebrew for Business, Doing Business in Start-Up Nation
[ fl wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block X2
T 6:30 PM–9:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG10
Closed
18 / 18 / 0
Hascal, Sara View Books
7507 HBRW 167B 1
Syllabus
Back to the Roots: The Revival of Modern Hebrew
[ fl hum ]
M,T,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
ASAC_209
Open
8 / 18 / 0
Brosh, Aliza View Books
7509 YDSH 20B 1
Syllabus
Continuing Yiddish
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
M,T,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
7 / 999 / 0
Kellman, Ellen View Books
7510 YDSH 40B 1 Advanced Intermediate Yiddish
[ fl hum ]
M,T,W,Th 10:00 AM–10:50 AM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies103
Open
3 / 999 / 0
Kellman, Ellen View Books
 

Cross-Listed for the Judaic Studies Track

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
2929 CLAS 192B 1
Syllabus
Slavery in the Roman World (1st-4th C. CE)
[ hum ]
This is an experiential learning course.
Block V
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitiesG11
Open
9 / 999 / 0
Brooten, Bernadette View Books
 

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

Class # Course # Course Title Time
Location
Enrl / Lim / Wait Instructor(s) View Books
1426 ANTH 136A 1
Syllabus
Archaeology of Power: Authority, Prestige, and Inequality in the Past
[ nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Block P
T,Th 3:30 PM–4:50 PM
Brown Social Science Center218
Open
13 / 999 / 0
Golden, Charles View Books
2928 CLAS 167B 1
Syllabus
Classical Myths Told and Retold
[ hum wi ]
This is an experiential learning course.
Block K
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
Open
22 / 999 / 0
Koloski-Ostrow, Ann Olga View Books
7597 GRK 20B 1
Syllabus
Continuing Ancient Greek
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
This is an experiential learning course.
Block D
M,W,Th 11:00 AM–11:50 AM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr201
Open
13 / 999 / 0
Christensen, Joel View Books
7365 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 Complex119
Open
35 / 999 / 0
Plaster, Keith View Books
7399 LING 125B 1
Syllabus
Linguistic Typology
[ ss ]
Block F
M,W,Th 1:00 PM–1:50 PM
Volen Nat'l Ctr for Complex119
Open
30 / 999 / 0
Goldberg, Lotus View Books