Director of Graduate Studies
Theology Department (Judaism and Christianity in Antiquity)
Deirdre A. Dempsey (Ph.D., The Catholic University of America, 1989), [Biblical], did her M.A. and doctoral work in Northwest Semitic languages and literatures, with a specialty in Biblical Hebrew. Recent projects include an article on the appropriation of biblical studies by Zora Neale Hurston in _Moses, Man of the Mountain_; an article with a suggestion for a new translation of Ecclesiastes 12:4; and a series of articles on Syriac and Christian Arabic texts that deal with questions of translation and language.
- Ancient Languages
- Old Testament
Office Hours (online only) - Spring 2021