Marc Zvi Brettler is an American biblical scholar, and the Bernice and Morton Lerner Professor in Judaic Studies at Duke University. He earned his B.A., M.A., and PhD from Brandeis University, where he previously served as Dora Golding Professor of Biblical Studies. He researches biblical metaphors, the Bible and gender, biblical historical texts, the book of Psalms, and the post-biblical reception of the Hebrew Bible, including in the New Testament. He is a co-founder of the website thetorah.com, which integrates critical and traditional methods of studying the Bible. In 2004, Brettler won the National Jewish Book Award for The Jewish Study Bible.
Amy-Jill Levine earned her B.A. with high honors in English and Religion at Smith College. Professor Levine has authored numerous books, articles, and essays addressing Second-Temple Judaism, Christian origins, Jewish-Christian relations, and biblical women. She has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Biblical Literature and the Catholic Biblical Quarterly and has held office in the Society of Biblical Literature, the Catholic Biblical Association, and the Association for Jewish Studies.
See also Prof. Amy-Jill Levine’s discussion , “Jesus and His Jewish Stories.”
This roundtable talk will be available later in 2020