In the course, Old Testament/Hebrew Bible, Dr. Paradise discusses the narrative of the Hebrew Bible and how it fits into Near Eastern culture and makes connections to the modern era.
Dr. Jonathan Paradise is a Visiting Professor at UW-Eau Claire, and is also a Professor Emeritus of Hebrew at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. His areas of expertise are in Classical and Modern Hebrew, Biblical Studies, and Ancient Near Eastern Studies. He earned his Ph.D. at the University of Pennsylvania in 1972. Other courses he teaches are RELS 307 (Judaism) and RELS 378 (The Holocaust, 1933-1945).