Wednesday, 29 December
588. Sacred Tropes: Hebrew Bible, New Testament, Qur’an as Literary Works
7:15–8:30 p.m., Adams, Loews
A special session
Session leader: Roberta Sabbath, Univ. of Nevada, Las Vegas
1. “Revelation and Revolution: Law, Justice, and Politics in the Hebrew Bible,” Regina Mara Schwartz, Northwestern Univ.
2. “Empire and Apocalypse: New Testament Texts, (Post)Colonial Contexts,” Stephen D. Moore, Drew Univ.
3. “Revelation and Recitation: The Place of the Qur’an in the Muslim Community,” Mahmoud Ayoub, Temple Univ.
Respondent: Roland T. Boer, Monash Univ.