Profile

Jonathan Garb

Gershom Scholem Professor of Kabbalah

Bio

Jonathan Garb, Gershom Scholem&nbsp;Professor of Kabbalah,&nbsp;teaches Jewish and Comparative Mysticism in the Department of Jewish Thought and in&nbsp; <a href="http://www.hum.huji.ac.il/english/units.php?cat=3446" title="Link: http://www.hum.huji.ac.il/english/units.php?cat=3446">the School of Philosophy and Religions at Hebrew University</a>. His books in English are:&nbsp; <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Chosen-Will-Become-Herds-Twentieth-Century/dp/0300123949" title="Link: http://www.amazon.com/Chosen-Will-Become-Herds-Twentieth-Century/dp/0300123949">The Chosen will Become Herds: Studies in Twentieth Century Kabbalah</a>;&nbsp; <a href="http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/S/bo10968269.html" title="Link: http://www.press.uchicago.edu/ucp/books/book/chicago/S/bo10968269.html">Shamanic Trance in Modern Kabbalah</a>. He also co-edited (with Prof. Philip Wexler),&nbsp; <a href="http://www.peterlang.com/index.cfm?event=cmp.ccc.seitenstruktur.detailseiten&amp;seitentyp=produkt&amp;pk=71832&amp;concordeid=311739" title="Link: http://www.peterlang.com/index.cfm?event=cmp.ccc.seitenstruktur.detailseiten&amp;seitentyp=produkt&amp;pk=71832&amp;concordeid=311739">After Spirituality: Studies in Mystical Traditions</a>.&nbsp;Talks and articles by Jonathan may be found at&nbsp; <a href="http://huji.academia.edu/JonathanGarb" title="Link: http://huji.academia.edu/JonathanGarb">http://huji.academia.edu/JonathanGarb</a> <br> <br> <i>Due to Prof. Garb's numerous responsibilities, please do not attempt to contact him directly. Rather include all queries and comments in the discussion forum to be opened.&nbsp;</i>

Courses

Modern European Mysticism and Psychological Thought