Judith Baumel

Upcoming & Recent Courses

At Adelphi University:


At Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel Riverdale:

Contested Women, Contested Texts: The Afterlives of Vashti, Judith and Mary Magdalene
Thursdays, May 7, 14, and 21, 2020 8:00 PM

How are these mysterious women represented in ancient texts? What can we learn from the changing images put forth by scholars, artists and poets? How have marginalized women throughout history used these characters to describe their realities and aspirations?

with Claudia Setzer, Professor of Religious Studies, Manhattan College