Shalom! !שלום


Welcome to my new website.

    I am Athalya Brenner-Idan, Professor Emerita of the HB\OT Chair at the Universiteit van Amsterdam, The Netherlands; and currently at Biblical Studies, Department of Hebrew Culture Studies, Tel Aviv University, Israel. In addition, I am Extraordinary Professor at the Department of OT/NT, Faculty of Theology, Stellenbosch University, South Africa.

  • This Year (2014) I serve as the Vice President of the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL Committees). From January 2014 I'm also Research Associate at the Biblia Arabica Project (
  • My older homepage, at the Universiteit van Amsterdam, is still accessible (Brenner-UvA). So is the Tel Aviv University page (Brenner-TAU), but neither will be updated beyond the 2011-12 info entered.
  • For my publications, please open the Recent Books and LoP tabs.
  • If you wish to contact me, please leave a message, complete with your e-mail address, under the GuestBook tab.
  • Thank you.