Please note the upcoming RIAB Minerva Center mini-symposium:
Cult and Symbolism in Ugarit and the Bible
The symposium will take place on Monday, January 6th, 2020, in the faculty meeting room (Room 312), 3rd floor, the Jewish Studies Faculty Building (Building 410), Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan.
9:30 – Gathering and refreshments
9:45 – Prof. Herbert Niehr (University of Tübingen) – “Ba’al of Saphon and Ba’al of Ugarit: Reflections on the cults and relations of two weather-gods in Ugarit”
10:45 – Prof. Angelika Berlejung (University of Leipzig) – “Eroticism and Divine Love in the Song of Songs”
Discussions will follow each lecture.