UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH
THE PROGRAM IN JEWISH STUDIES
presents a lecture by
(Samuel M. and Esther Melton Professor of History
The Ohio State University)
IN THE EARLY ENLIGHTENMENT:
THE JEWISH CASE AND SOME CHRISTIAN PARALLELS
Wednesday November 15, 2006
115 Mervis Hall
(Light refreshments will follow the lecture.)
This lecture is co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies and the Program in Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
Professor Goldish is a graduate of UCLA and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the author of Judaism in the Theology of Sir Isaac Newton (1998), The Sabbatean Prophets (2004), and the editor of Spirit Possession in Judaism (2003).