Courses

For official course descriptions and scheduled instructors, please consult the Dartmouth course descriptions and requirements published by the Office of the Registrar.  For detailed information about the terms and times that courses will be offered, please refer to the Timetable of Class Meetings.

  

Courses by Term

  • JWST85: Independent Study and Research - All Terms - Arrange

Modern Hebrew and Biblical Language are available from the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literature (DAMELL).

Please check this site often for up-to-date information on course meeting times and course availability. See the Office of the Registrar for the JWST course listings.

Fall 2016

  • JWST 06/REL 06: Introduction to Judaism (TMV/W) - Benor - 12
  • JWST 10/HIST 94.08/AMES 41.03: History and Culture of the Jews I: The Classical Period (SOC/W) - Goldberg - 11
  • JWST 24.02/HEB 63.01: From Genesis to Seinfeld: Jewish Humor and its Roots (LIT/W) - Glinert - 2A
  • JWST 36.01/REL 33/HIST 91.01: Christians, Jews, and Muslims in the Age of the Crusades (TMV/W) - Goldberg - 12
  • JWST 37.01/HIST 58: History of the Holocaust (SOC/W) - Kassow - 3A
  • JWST 40.01/GOVT 40.09: Politics of Israel and Palestine (SOC or INT/NW) - Avishai - 2

Winter 2017

  • JWST 04/REL 04: Religion of Israel: Hebrew Bible - Ackerman - 12
  • JWST 07.01: First Year Seminar - The Archaeologists, Artists, and Adventurers: The Rediscovery of the Holy Land - Kangas - 10A
  • JWST 24.01: The Hebrew of the Bible - Ben-Yuhuda - ARR

Spring 2017

  • JWST 16/HEB 10.01/AMES 17: Introduction to Hebraic and Israeli Culture (LIT/CI) - Glinert - 10A
  • JWST 24.01/HEB 51.01: The Hebrew of the Bible (LIT/NW) - Ben Yehuda - ARR
  • JWST 36.02/REL 32.06/HIST 94.11: Jewish Views of Christianity (INT/TMV) - Heschel/Yuval - 6B
  • JWST 42.01/HEB 61.01: Film, Fiction, and the Arab-Israeli Conflict (LIT/CI) - Glinert - 2A
  • JWST 53/WGSS 33.3/REL 19.22: Gender and Judaism (TMV/CI) - Greenblatt - 2A
  • JWST 62/REL 23: Jewish Mysticism (TMV/W) - Benor -10
  • JWST 66.02/ANTH 12.10/AMES 41.13: Middle Eastern Jewry: From Antiquity to Modern Israel (SOC/CI) - Samin - 11

Summer 2017

  • JWST 11 01/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period (SOC/CI) - Heschel - 10 
  • JWST 11 02/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period (SOC/CI) - Heschel - 11
  • JWST 24.02/HEB 63.01: From Genesis to Seinfeld: Jewish Humor and its Roots - Glinert - 2A
  • JWST 40.03/GOVT 40.17/AMES 41.14: Jerusalem: A Political History  (SOC/CI) - Rubinstein - 12
  • JWST 40.03/GOVT 40.17/AMES 41.14: Jerusalem: A Political History  (SOC/CI) - Sternfeld- 12

Fall 2017

  • JWST 06/REL  06: Introduction to Judaism  - Benor - 12
  • JWST 11/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period (SOC/CI) - Guesnet - 11
  • JWST 12.01 Jews in Cities (SOC/Cl) - Guesnet and Greenblatt - 12 
  • JWST 37.01/HIST 58:  History of the Holocaust (SOC/W) - Kassow - 3A
  • JWST 40.01/GOV 40.09 Politics of Israel and Palestine (SOC/INT, NW) -Avishai- 2

Winter 2018

  • JWST 24.01/HEB 51: The Hebrew of the Bible - Ben-Yehuda
  • JWST 26/COLT 70.03: European Jewish Intellectuals (LIT/W)- Kritzman - 2A 
  • JWST 40.01/GOV 40.09: Politics of Israel and Palestine (SOC or INT/NW) - Ezzedine Fishere - 11
  • JWST 41.03: Cities of the Biblical World- Kangas - 10
  • JWST 44/ARAB 6.01*/HIST: Making of the Modern Middle East - (SOC or INT/NW) Andrew Simon - 12
  • JWST 53/WGSS 33.3/REL 19.22: Gender and Judaism (TMV/CI) - Greenblatt - 2A

Spring 2018

  • JWST 07.xx: Prague, Jews, and Mystery - Greenblatt - 2A
  • JWST 36.02/ REL 32.06: Jewish views of Christianity - Jeremy Cohen (B) Heschel - 6B
  • JWST 45/ARAB 6.02*/HIST: Soundscapes of the Middle East -(INT/ART & NW) Andrew Simon - 12
  • JWST 51/GERM 44/WGSS 67.1: Freud: Psychoanalysis, Jews and Gender (SOC/CI) - Fuechtner - 6B

Summer 2018

  • JWST 11.01/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period - Heschel - 10
  • JWST 11.02/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period - Heschel - 11
  • JWST 40.01/GOVT 40.09: Politics of Israel and Palestine - Anziska - 12

Fall 2018

  • JWST 6/REL 6: Introducation to Judaism - Benor - 2
  • JWST 11/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period - Rauschenbach - 11
  • JWST 13 (pending Xlist): Jews and Money - Greenblatt (B)
  • JWST 36.01/REL 33*: Christians, Jews and Muslims in the Age of the Crusades -MacEvitt -2A
  • JWST 37.01/Hist 58: History of the Holocaust - Kassow (B) - TBD

Winter 2019

  • JWST 41/ARTH 17.11: Art and Archaeology of Ancient Israel - Kangas - 11
  • JWST 53/WGSS 33.3/REL 19.22: Gender and Judaism - Greenblatt - 2A

Spring 2019

  • JWST 11/HIST 94.09: History and Culture of the Jews II: The Modern Period- Greenblatt - 12
  • JWST 70/ENG6 55.15/REL 74.12: The Merchant of Venice: the Jew in the Protestant Imagination (W & LIT) - Heschel & McKee - 2A