Rabbi Professor Edward Gershfield presents a new online shiur:
An overview of Biblical literature: Narrative, poetry, and prophecy, and their literary styles
Hebrew background is not required but is helpful.
About Professor Edward Gershfield
A native of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Professor Edward Gershfield received his BA, from University of Manitoba; MA, Columbia University Graduate School; MA, Teachers College, Columbia University; MHL, Rabbi, The Jewish Theological Seminary; and D. Phil., from Oxford University.
Now Associate Professor Emeritus of Rabbinics (JTS), he was a visiting Professor at Brandeis University; he served as a Chairman of the Department of Talmud and Rabbinics for four years. He has written extensively and has been published in diverse periodicals. Of the many topics on which he has written, one of his particular interests is the laws of Jewish divorce and the agunah problem. Professor Gershfield now serves as President of the UTJ and is active in Morashah, the rabbinic fellowship of the UTJ.
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