Interpreting Psalms: The Challenge of Writing a Jewish Critical Commentary

Thursday, November 13, 2014
7:00 pm

Berenson Hall
Hebrew College

Marc Brettler, who is part of a team writing a commentary on the biblical book of Psalms for the Jewish Publication Society Commentary Series, will discuss the many challenges presented by such an undertaking. Brettler is the Dora Golding Professor of Biblical Studies at Brandeis University. His talk is part of "Celebrating 20 Years of Me'ah: Cutting-Edge Conversations," a series of lectures marking two decades of Hebrew College's signature adult-learning program.