MES 381 • Women in Scripture
8:00 AM-11:00 AM
This is a graduate seminar course dealing with issues related to the representations of gender in sacred sources rooted in the Eastern religions.
Weekly presentations-Written Summaries=%20 Class attendance and active participation =%10 Midterm Research Paper/Oral Presentation =%30 Final Research Paper/Oral Presentation =%40
Reader's Packets (two volumes) 1- Choksy, Jamsheed K. Evil, Good and Gender: Facets of the Feminine in Zoroastrian Religious History. 2-Frankel, Ellen. The Five Books of Miriam: A Woman's Commentary on the Torah. 3-Stowasser, B. Women in the Qur'an. 4-Getty-Sullivan, M A. Women in the New Testament.