Courses – Fall 2021

Freshman Seminars

Biblical and Ancient

Bible and Empire

ANE 197 / HDS 1440

Julia Rhyder

Sacred Space and Sacred Time in Ancient Israel

ANE 198 / HEBREW 198 / HDS 1441

Julia Rhyder

Classical and Medieval Jewish Literature, History, and Culture

How Jews Read (and Write)

JEWISHST 148 / HDS 1463

David Stern

Jewish Boundaries and Identities

JEWISHST 203 / HDS 1653

Shaye Cohen

Modern Jewish Literature, History, and Culture

Jews in the Modern World

HIST 1017

Derek Penslar

Selected Works of Twentieth Century Jewish Theology

RELIGION 1255 / HDS 3668

Jon Levenson

Classical (Biblical and Modern) Hebrew and Yiddish Language

Elementary Classical Hebrew I

CLAS-HEB AA / HDS 4010A

Andrew Teeter

Intermediate Classical Hebrew I

CLAS-HEB 120A / HDS 4020

Andrew Teeter

Rapid Reading Classical Hebrew I

CLAS-HEB 130AR / HDS 1625

Andrew Teeter

Elementary Modern Hebrew I

MOD-HEB BA / HDS 4015A

Irit Aharony

Intermediate Modern Hebrew I

MOD-HEB 120A / HDS 4040

Irit Aharony

Advanced Modern Hebrew I

MOD-HEB 130A / HDS 4042

Irit Aharony

Elementary Yiddish I

YIDDISH AA

Sara Feldman

Intermediate Yiddish I

YIDDISH BA

Sara Feldman

Advanced Yiddish I

YIDDISH CA

Sara Feldman

Jewish Law (Harvard Law School)

Courses Relevant to Jewish studies

At Cross Purposes: The Crusades in Material Culture

MEDVLSTD 250

Evridiki Georganteli 

Scripture Stories of Women

RELIGION 1414 / HDS 1503

Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza