Dana Rubinstein

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Jewish Thought Department 

Supervisor:  Benjamin Pollock

Bio: Dana Rubinstein is a PhD candidate in the Department of Jewish Thought. Her research focuses on the Buber-Rosenzweig working papers and she seeks to demonstrate both the possibilities and limitations of Bible translation as a unique hermeneutical medium by mining the depth of the Buber-Rosenzweig Bible and the dialogue surrounding it. Rubinstein received her BA in philosophy from Yale University and her MA in Jewish Thought from the Hebrew University. The title of her MA thesis is: Nehama Leibowitz and the Hermeneutics of Comparative Bible Translation. Her advisor is Professor Benjamin Pollock.

Abstract:  My research focuses on the Buber-Rosenzweig working papers and I seek to demonstrate both the possibilities and limitations of Bible translation as a unique hermeneutical medium by mining the depth of the Buber-Rosenzweig Bible and the dialogue surrounding it.

Publications:

Rubinstein, Dana (July 2019). A Note on Gebrauch as “Common Use” in PI 43: The Puzzles of PI 43 and the Uses of the Word “Use” in Wittgenstein’s Philosophical Investigations, Iyyun: The Jerusalem Philosophical Quarterly 68

President Stipend 2021/22