His name was Joseph Weiss, and although little is known of him today, Weiss was referred to by his teacher, the great scholar of Kabbalah Gershom
Scholem, as Scholem's "closest" and most talented disciple.
Vetting by MPs is what stands between Mr Gershom
Otachi and his confirmation as National Land Commission's second chairman.President Uhuru Kenyatta picked Mr Otachi to lead the commission and his name and others have already been forwarded to theNational Assembly for vetting.
Roughly eight decades earlier, in July 1933, Gershom
Scholem wrote to his close friend, Walter Benjamin, about the likelihood that Benjamin could make himself at home in Mandatory Palestine.
Zvi Leshem, head of the Gershom
Scholem Collection for Research in Kabbalah and Hasidism at the National Library of Israel.
Establishing the German-Jewish philosopher Jacob Taubes at the nexus of the debate, Styfhals traces how such figures as Hans Blumenberg, Hans Jonas, Eric Voegelin, Odo Marquard, and Gershom
Scholem contended with Gnosticism and its tenets on evil and divine absence as metaphorical detours to address issues of cultural crisis, nihilism, and the legitimacy of the modern world.
Scholar and Kabbalist: The Life and Work of Gershom
On the local front, we have 'Binondo, A Tsinoy Musical,' a play by Ricky Lee (with Gershom
Chua and Eljay Deldoc), with music by Von de Guzman and direction by Joel Lamangan.
The script is by acclaimed screenwriter Ricky Lee in collaboration with Gershom
Chua and Eljay Deldoc.
When Richard Sieburth published the first translations of Gershom
Scholem's poetry in Bomb magazine in 2002, it was a great revelation to Scholem's dedicated readership.
A young scholar in search of himself, Shmuel Ash is recovering from a breakup when he goes to work as a live-in attendant to gruff, elderly Gershom
Wald, a former schoolteacher.
Vice Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resource (Upstream), Senator Gershom
Bassey, gave the hint in Lagos of Friday, while speaking at the opening ceremony of the 35th Annual International Conference and Exhibition of the Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPEP).