Terje Stordalen

Terje Stordalen is a professor of Hebrew Bible / Old Testament Studies (including ancient Near Eastern cultures and religion) at the University of Oslo. He is also currently Obel Social Science Visiting profess at the Institute of Law, University of Aalborg, and he participates in FamLaPP by virtue of his studies at the crossroads of cultural history and critical theory.

Contributions by Terje Stordalen


Challenging the Normative Stance of Aniconism in the Study of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

In this episode, Candace Mixon discusses aniconism with Birgit Meyer & Terje Stordalen. Would our normative assumptions about the absence of images in certain traditions be better served by turning to aesthetics?



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