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Faculty of Theology and Religion:  Apocalyptic Literature and Mysticism

Apocalyptic Literature and Mysticism – Investigating a Turn in Recent Apocalyptic Research (7 August 2017, Bloemfontein)

 

Yale Divinity School and the Faculty of Theology and Religion at the University of the Free State will host a conference with the theme: Apocalyptic Literature and Mysticism – Investigating a Turn in Recent Apocalyptic Research, on 7 August 2017 in Bloemfontein. The conference focuses on the relationship between apocalyptic literature and Merkavah Mysticism/mystical movements/texts. This general theme assumes research done by a diverse group of scholars such as Scholem, Gruenwald, Elior, Schäfer, John and Adela Collins, as well as Segal and Deconick.

PROGRAMME YALE-UFS CONFERENCE_fin  If you are interested in attending, please contact Francois Tolmie as soon as possible: tolmief@ufs.ac.za 

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