And in the End Was Commentary: How the Gospels and the Mishnah Happened Side by Side
Date: Wednesday October 19, 2011, at 7 pm
Location: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center
Admission: Free. Reservation required
Jack Miles (author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning God: A Biography and general editor of the forthcoming Norton Anthology of World Religions)and David Biale (author of Not in the Heavens: The Tradition of Jewish Secular Thought and Judaism editor for the forthcoming anthology) explore Gospel and Mishnah, and the distinction between scripture and commentary. Complements the exhibition In the Beginning Was the Word: Medieval Gospel Illumination.