Ilana Pardes

Mon October 31st 2022, 11:30am - 12:50pm
Event Sponsor
Department of Religious Studies
Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Taube Center for Jewish Studies
Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity
Building 460, Margaret Jacks Hall
450 Jane Stanford Way, Building 460, Stanford, CA 94305
Terrace Room (Room 426)

Join biblical scholar Ilana Pardes, Katharine Cornell Professor of Comparative Literature at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Pardes is the author of the new book, Ruth: A Migrant's Tale, "a wide-ranging exploration of the story of Ruth, a foreigner who became the founding mother of the Davidic dynasty," and went on to embody "an astonishing array of afterlives."