Religion

Robert Erlewine
Publications and Presentations

Books:

Monotheism and Tolerance: Recovering a Religion of Religion (Bloomington: Indiana  University Press, 2010)

Refereed Journal Articles:

"Rediscovering Heschel: Theocentrism, Secularism, and Porous Thinking," Modern Judaism (forthcoming).

"The Legacy of Abraham Joshua Heschel," Tikkun 26, no. 3 (2011).

“Hermann Cohen, Maimonides, and the Jewish Virtue of Humility,” in “Ancients and Moderns in Jewish Philosophy: The Case of Hermann Cohen,” ed. Aaron Hughes, special issue, Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy (forthcoming)

“Reclaiming the Prophets: Cohen, Heschel, and Crossing the Theocentric/Neo-Humanist Divide,” Journal of Jewish Thought and Philosophy 17, no. 2 (2009): 177-206

“Hermann Cohen and the Humane Intolerance of Ethical Monotheism,” Jewish Studies Quarterly 15, no. 2 (2008): 147-173

“When the Blind Speak of Colour: Narrative, Ethics and Stories of the Shoah,” Journal of  Visual Arts Practice 1 (2001): 25-36

Book Chapters:

“The Stubbornness of the Jews: Resources and Limitations of the Jewish-Christian Dialogue of Rosenstock-Huessy and Rosenzweig,” in The Cross and the Star: The Post-Nietzschean Christian and Jewish Thought of Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy and Franz Rosenzweig, eds. Wayne Cristaudo and Frances Huessy (New Castle upon Tyne, UK: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2009) 191-208

Book Reviews:

Review of Nietzsche and Levinas ‘After the Death of a Certain God,’ eds. Jill Staufer and Bettina Bergo, Sophia  98, no. 3 (2009): 325-326

Select Presentations:

“Reciprocity and Religious Difference,” Society for Philosophy and Public Affairs, (Central) American Philosophical Association (Chicago), February 2010

“Humane Intolerance: Kant, Cohen and the Monotheism Debate,” Association of Jewish Studies Annual Meeting (Los Angeles) December 2009

“Cohen and Assmann on the Telos of Religion,” American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting (Montreal) November 2009