2011–2012 Topic:
“Memory and Forgetting”

Unless otherwise noted, meetings are scheduled for 7:00-9:00 pm on Thursday evenings. Meetings are currently scheduled as follows.

Thursday, 13 Oct. 2011
7:00–9:00 p.m.
“Memory and Forgetting”

Georgia Frank

Thursday, 10 Nov. 2011
7:00–9:00 p.m.
“Job 1-2 and Reflections of the Divine Council in Biblical Literature”

Mark Smith (NYU)

Saturday, 19 Nov. 2011
8:00–9:00 p.m.
“Panel Discussion” at SBL (San Francisco)

Bob Kraft (chair), Martien Halvorson-Taylor, Nicola Denzey Lewis, Michael Pregill, and Kimberly Stratton

Thursday, 8 Dec. 2011
7:00–9:00 p.m.
“The Exemplarity of Women”

Matthew Roller (John Hopkins)

Thursday, 23 Feb. 2012
7:00–9:00 p.m.
“Remembering and Forgetting in Lactantius's De Mortibus Persecutorum

Elizabeth Castelli (Barnard College)

Thursday, 22 March 2012
7:00–9:00 p.m.
“Textual Ethics: Reading and Writing in the Plotinian and Origenist Traditions.”

Jeremy Schott (UNC-Charlotte)

Thursday, 26 April 2012
7:00–9:00 p.m.
Toledot Yeshu — Jewish Memories of Jesus and Christian Beginnings”

John G. Gager (Princeton University)