PSCO Presentation: 1 October, 2015

“Judaism and Syriac Christianity”

Aaron Butts (Catholic University) and Simcha Gross (Yale)


Aaron Butts and Simcha Gross will inaugurate this year's discussion of “Beyond ‘Greco-Roman Context’: Persian and Other Perspectives on Judaism and Christianity.” They will engage these issues through the lens of their in-progress collaborative volume on Judaism and Syriac Christianity.

Suggested Readings

Suggested readings will be sent out closer to the date.

Meeting and Dining

All are welcome! As usual, those interested are also welcome to join us for an informal dinner prior to the session. Those wishing to dine together before the seminar will meet at 6:00 p.m. in the Second-Floor Lounge of Cohen Hall and then walk next door to the food court in Houston Hall. Or, just meet us in the Houston Hall downstairs food-court between 6:00-6:45 p.m.

As usual, the PSCO seminar will begin at 7:00 p.m. and end at 9:00 p.m. We meet in the Second-Floor Lounge of Cohen Hall.