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Professor Elliot Wolfson Book Discussion
November 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Part of the David Blitzer Lecture Series – Professor Elliot Wolfson hosts a book discussion on his most recent book: “The Duplicity of Philosophy’s Shadow: Heidegger, Nazism, and the Jewish Other”
Location: 107 Capen Hall, University at Buffalo
This event is co-sponsored with The Department of Comparative Literature.
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Elliot Wolfson is a professor and the Marsha and Jay Glazer Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies at U.C. Santa Barbara. Elliot Wolfson received bachelor and master of Arts degrees from Queens College of the City University of New York, where he pursued the study of philosophy, focusing especially on phenomenology, hermeneutics, and existentialism. He received master of arts and doctor of philosophy degrees from Brandeis University, where he specialized in the study of the Kabbalistic texts and traditions that have remained central to his scholarly work. He was the Abraham Lieberman Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University, where he taught between 1987 and early 2014.