The Art of Bible Translation: A Belknap Conversation with Robert Alter
Belknap Visitor in the Humanities, Class of 1937 Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at the University of California, Berkeley
September 23, 2019 · 4:30 pm · 101 McCormick Hall
Robert Alter (University of California, Berkeley) will discuss “The Art of Bible Translation” followed by responses from Leora Batnitzky (Jewish Studies; Religion), Esther Schor (American Jewish Studies; English), and David Bellos (French and Italian; Comparative Literature).
Moderated by Eric Gregory (Professor of Religion; Chair, Humanities Council)
Co-sponsored by the Department of Religion and Program in Judaic Studies
Free and open to the public