Posted on Wednesday 22nd May 2013
Professor Gary A Rendsburg gave the Rabbi Tann Memorial Lecture at the University of Birmingham.
Gary Rendsburg is a leading scholar on literary approaches to the Bible, the history of ancient Israel, the history of the Hebrew language, and the intersection of ancient Israel and the ancient Near East. He is the author of six books and approximately 120 scholarly articles. His most popular book is The Bible and the Ancient Near East, co-authored with Cyrus H Gordon.