jp aramaic, jan 2000

yochanan bitan ButhFam at
Thu Dec 16 05:20:57 EST 1999

a couple have asked about the following and letting those on list know, 
even at such a late date.
the following is available.
randall buth

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Jewish Palestinian Aramaic.  
9 January-28 January 2000, 3 hours/day.
Dr. Randall Buth (from Jerusalem University College and Hebrew

    This course introduces a student to both literary and 'colloquial'
dialects of Jewish Palestinian Aramaic of the 3-5 century CE. Readings
include the Antiochus Scroll, selected stories from the Jerusalem Talmud
and Midrashim. Selections from the Palestininan Targum will be read and
compared with Hebrew midrashic techniques and writings. Strongly
recommended for students of NT Backgrounds, Hebrew and Northwest Semitic
languages and ancient Jewish exegesis. 
Prerequisite: completion of one year of Biblical Hebrew or of level gimel
Modern Hebrew. 

Cost: $500 + 50 registration and transcript.
place:  Jerusalem House, Derex Schem (Nablus Rd.), 150 meters north of US
(tentative) times:
             Sunday        3:05 pm - 5:55 pm
             Monday       3:05 pm - 5:55 pm
             Tuesday           5:00 pm - 7:50 pm
             Wednesday 3:05 pm - 5:55 pm
            - - -   
            Friday            12:05 pm - 2:55 pm
3 semester credits, (Home for Bible Translators/Jerusalem School of
Synoptic Research.) 

for registration and further information, please contact:
Dr. Steven Notley (Jerusalem University College)
notley at
(972-2) 5345488
$500 air tickets JFK-TLV-JFK are findable. 
(check with an el-al agent for unpublished fares)
(rooms and self-catering available at various prices.)

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