Dr. Deena Grant

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Dr. Deena Grant
Associate Professor of Jewish Studies

Email:

dgrant@hartsem.edu

Background

  • B.A. (Brandeis University)
  • Ph.D. (New York University)

Areas of Study

  • Hebrew Bible
  • Israelite Religion
  • Anthropomorphism
  • Jewish Interpretive Traditions

Biography

An observant Jewish scholar, Dr. Grant values studying and teaching the Hebrew Bible from a historical-critical perspective and also as it is interpreted and lived out by faith communities. She is currently working on the concept of hate in the Hebrew Bible and has published a Divine Anger in the Hebrew Bible, which explores varying expressions of God’s anger across major biblical collections.