God as a patient: The responsibility of humanity for the fate of the world in the Kabbalah.

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Engelska parken Eng 2- 0076
  • Lecturer: Dr. Assaf Tamari, The van Leer Jerusalem Institute.
  • Organiser: Samarrangemang med Paideia, Historiska institutionen och Religionshistoriska avdelningen vid Teologiska institutionen
  • Contact person: Cecilia Wassén
  • Seminarium

Dr. Assaf Tamari is an historian, focused on the intellectual history of Jews in the early modern Ottoman Empire, specializing in the literature of the Kabbalah and its relation to scientific discourses. He is also interested in the critique of secularism, the genealogies of Jewish studies, as well as current political theory in the context of Israel-Palestine, and has published about contemporary religious political theologies.

More about Dr. Assaf here

In association with Paideia, Department of History och History of Religions, Department of Theology.

God as a patient: The responsibility of humanity for the fate of the world in the Kabbalah.