Marmur elucidates Heschel’s theological and social contributions through a systematic study of his use of quotes, footnotes, and citations. The result, a coherent, succinct, and systematic portrayal of Heschel’s work, is an important and impressive contribution to the critical study of one of the 20th century’s leading theologians.
Moshe Kornfeld is a postdoctoral research associate at the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics. He is currently writing a book about Jewish responses to Hurricane Katrina.
Posts by Moshe Kornfeld
“The Common Reader,” Washington University in St. Louis’s Journal of the Essay, explores life and learning during the onset of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic.