About me


Y. Gitay

My CV and Publications List

I am based at the Department of Communication at the University of Haifa and I am also extraordinary Professor at the University of Stellenbosch Theological School (South Africa). I was the Isadore and Theresa Cohen Chair of Hebrew Language, and Co-director of the Centre for Rhetoric Studies at the University of Cape Town (South Africa). I am also a visiting professor at the Department of Afroasiatic Studies, Sign Languages and Language Practice, at the University of the Free State (South Africa).

I have worked intensively on the art of argumentation of the Prophetic discourse, with special attention to the book of Isaiah, as well as Amos, Jeremiah and other prophetic books. I also work on the rhetoric of the wisdom literature and topics in biblical theology and ideology. My major areas of research are: Biblical rhetoric and the art of argumentation, religious rhetoric, and theories of literature, as well as South African and Israeli political rhetoric.

Download my full CV including  list of activities and publications: cvgitay09a.pdf

Contact: abagitay@hotmail.com or yehoshuag@yvc.ac.il


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