Nuremberg 2017

Jews, Christians, and Muslims in the Reformation Era

​Juden, Christen und Muslime im Zeitalter der Reformation 

David H. Price, Professor of Religious Studies, specializes in the history of the Renaissance and Reformation. He is the author or co-author of some ten books on a variety of topics, including Renaissance theater, Neo-Latin poetry, Renaissance visual art, the English Bible, and, most recently, the history of Christian-Jewish relations. He earned his BA at the University of Cincinnati and his PhD at Yale University, and then served as a professor at Yale, the University of Texas at Austin, and Southern Methodist University, before joining the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005. Among his recent books are Johannes Reuchlin and the Campaign to Destroy Jewish Books (Oxford University Press, 2012) and Albrecht Dürer's Renaissance: Humanism, Reformation and the Art of Faith (University of Michigan Press, 2003). He is currently working on a new book, “Defending Judaism / Redefining Christianity, 1500-1789.”

18 - 21 July 2017