Mothers, Diviners and Prophets: The Religious Lives of Women in the Hebrew Bible and Ancient Israel

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2020

This course reconstructs the religious lives of Israelite women, examining topics such as goddess worship, female religious experts, and family and household religion using biblical and archaeological evidence. It also considers the influence of gender theory in Biblical Studies, including feminist critique and recent work on kinship and matrilineal descent.

Additional Information

Faculty: TBA  
Time: Mon, 3:00 – 4:59pm    
HDS 1404