This series will take place on Wednesdays at 8:00pm Eastern, beginning on October 20.
In Dr. Moshe Sokolow's new series, we will look at how the twenty-four books of the Bible became the Tanakh, discussing questions such as:
- Who wrote the twenty-four books?
- Who pronounced them holy?
- How did they go from stone tablets to a printed book?
- Who were its main translators and commentators?
Dr. Moshe Sokolow is Associate Dean and holds the Fanya Gottesfeld-Heller Chair of Jewish Education at the Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education, Yeshiva University. He teaches doctoral level courses on the history and philosophy of Jewish education and on curriculum development, and masters’ courses in the pedagogy of limmudei kodesh in general, and Tanakh in particular...(more)