Biblical Personalities in Midrash Aggada
Instructor 1: Dias, Darren
Course Code: 
SMT3893HS
Semester: 
Second Semester
Section: 
4101
Online: 
No
Credits: 
One Credit
Location: 
Israel
Description: 

Continuities and transformation of biblical figures in rabbinic exegesis; biblical tracings and the midrashic imagination; an analysis of surface and substratum hermeneutics in the rabbinic reading of scripture; the rhetoric and theology of midrash. Primary texts from Scripture, Talmud, & Midrash will be analyzed. Readings, review quiz, lectures, written or oral examination. For Religious Education Credit register in SMP 3498H or 6498H.

Pre-Requisites Currently Offered Next Scheduled Previously Offered Scheduling Information
Summer 2010
20075
Start Time: 
TBA
End Time: 
TBA
Schedule: 
TBA
Enrolment Notes: 
Interested students may contact Professor Darren Dias, O.P. via email at darren.dias@utoronto.ca for more information. The course is NOT open on ROSI, registration can only be made through the Student Services Officer of University of St. Michael's College (email: usmctheology.registrar@utoronto.ca).
Schedule Notes: 
July, 2010
Teaching Method: 
Lectures
Means of Evaluation: