2017 – The Divine Image and Its Prohibition: Textual and Artistic Considerations

The Divine Image and Its Prohibition: Textual and Artistic Considerations
Sunday, November 19, 4:00-6:30 p.m.
S19-307

Copies of some of the papers are now available.

Presider: Brent Strawn, Emory University

Nathaniel Levtow, University of Montana
The Image Ban and the Iconic Text

Ryan Bonfiglio, Columbia Theological Seminary
The Search for Yahweh’s Image: A Visual Culture Approach

Simeon Chavel, University of Chicago
Divine Presence and Its Representation in the Elohistic and Priestly Histories

Jill Middlemas, Universität Zürich
Prophetic Attitudes towards Divine Images and Aniconism in Deuteronomy

Amy L. Balogh, University of Denver
The Paradox of Materiality in Mesopotamian Divine Images

 

 

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