Treat yourself to Me’ah (Hebrew for 100), an intensive program of 100 hours over two years designed for busy adult learners at Temple Emunah in Lexington
Mondays, 7:00 p.m. – 9:45p.m., beginning October 2012.
Treat yourself to remarkable learning with…
Rachel Adelman holds a PhD in Hebrew Literature from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In 2007/8 she was the Ray D. Wolfe post-doctoral fellow in Jewish Studies at the University of Toronto and has served as a visiting assistant professor at Miami University, in Ohio. She teaches in Jerusalem, and lectures widely in North America and England. In the fall of 2009, her first book, The Return of the Repressed: Pirqe de-Rabbi Eliezer and the Pseudepigrapha, was published by Brill. She is currently working on her second academic book, The Female Ruse: Women’s Deception and Divine Sanction in the Hebrew Bible, as a research associate in the Women’s Studies in Religion Program at Harvard Divinity School. She also teaches Hebrew Bible at Hebrew College.
Professor Adelman has a magical way of making the Hebrew Bible come alive. She is very knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and approachable—class was always fascinating and fun!