David Patterson Lectures

The Lectures are held in the Catherine Lewis Lecture Room, Clarendon Institute, Walton Street, Oxford, OX1 2HG  (Tel. 01865 610422)

Mondays  6.00pm – 7.15pm  (please note new time)

15 January NO LECTURE
(The Inaugural Lecture of the Stanley Lewis Professor of Israel Studies will take place at 5pm at St Anne’s College)

22 January
Dr Lawrence Goldman
(Institute of Historical Research)
Finishing off Disraeli. The Disraeli Letters project 1869-1881

29 January
Professor Martin Goodman FBA (University of Oxford)
Writing a History of Judaism

5 February
Professor David Feldman (Birkbeck College)
Mr Lewinstein goes to Parliament: Jewish immigrants
in London,

12 February
Professor Yaacov Yadgar (University of Oxford)
Statist Jews: Secularity, Sovereignty, Zionism, and Judaism

19 February
Professor Ishay Rosen Zvi (Tel Aviv University)
The origin of the concept of the ‘goy’:
reading ethnic differences in ancient Jewish literature

26 February
Dr Dominika Kurek-Chomycz (Liverpool Hope University)
Making Scents of Revelation: Aromas and Worship in Ancient Judaism

5 March
Professor Kai Brodersen (University of Erfurt)
The King and the Bible: Ancient views on how the Torah was translated