Seminars

Nine thematic seminar sessions will be held at the IOSOT 2016 congress. The list below indicates the broad themes of the seminar sessions, as well as the names of the organizers of these sessions:

TITLE OF SEMINAR ORGANIZERS
OT/HB Exegesis and History of Religions at the Intersections of Specialization Fields and Different Continents Angelika Berlejung
Friedhelm Hartenstein
Willem Boshoff
Diana Edelman
Francesca Stavrakopoulou
Herbert Niehr
Sakkie Cornelius
Bible Translation. A Discussion Across Continents Ernst Wendland
Gerrit van Steenbergen
Samy Tioye
Christo van der Merwe
“Loving your neighbour … and the foreigner” – Ethics and Reception according to Leviticus 19” Andreas Schüle
Elna Mouton
Funlola Olojede
Jacqueline Lapsley
Hendrik Bosman
Colenso as a critical African scholar of the Pentateuch Gerald West
Jonathan Draper
Jurie le Roux
Sakkie Spangenberg
Prophets and Trauma Daniel Smith-Christopher
Jonathan Kavusa
Willie Wessels
Seeing God. Visual perception of the divine in the Hebrew Bible, the Septuagint, and the New Testament Hans Ausloos
Jan Joosten
Michael van der Meer
Gert Steyn
Assessing the Use of Gender in Current Biblical Scholarship Jacqueline Lapsley
Madipoane Masenya (ngwan’a Mphahlele)
Charlene van der Walt
Christl Maier
Mercedes Garcia Bachmann
New Directions in the Computational Analysis of Biblical Hebrew Grammar Wido van Peursen
Dean Forbes
John A. Cook
Cynthia Miller-Naudé
Jacobus Naudé
The Reception of the Book of Job in Various Contexts  Mark Sneed
Anette Schellenberg
David Adamo
Katherine Dell
Jaco Gericke