This is a reminder that the annual Brandeis-Brown-Harvard-Yale Day for Hebrew Bible will take place Friday, April 7 at Brown University from approximately 10am to 4:30pm.
If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Reed Carlson (email@example.com) by Mar 30, 2017, and please indicate whether you have any dietary restrictions. A light breakfast (bagels, coffee, etc.) and lunch will be provided. Please see the tentative schedule below.
Harvard Semitic Museum 201. 6 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Please join me on Thursday April 6 to welcome Andreas Lammer to the Semitic Museum. He will present his work on natural philosophy in Islam with a presentation titled "Time and Space in Avicenna: Interlocuters, Sources, and Arguments." This will take place on Thursday, April 6, 12:00-2:00pm, in Semitic Museum 201.
Avicenna's accounts of time and space are on opposite ends of a spectrum. While Avicenna's elaboration on space reveals his overall Peripatetic attitude, his understanding of time is perhaps the most...