“Deepening the Relationship between Children and the Ideas in the Biblical Text” (with Cherie Koller-Fox), Philosophical Inquiry with Children: A Meeting Point between Cultures and Identities, XIII conference of the International Council of Philosophical Inquiry with Children, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, June 2007.
“On the Buber-Rosenzweig Approach to Bible Translation,” Symposium on Translating the Bible, Rutgers University, October 2006.
“From Word to Image” (with Ellen Frank),Edgar M. Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life, New York University, March 2005.
“Translating an Ancient Text: The Case of the Hebrew Bible,” Boston University, University Professors’ Translation Seminar, January 2004.
“Themes and Strategies for Teaching the Book of Job,” Boston University Core Curriculum Seminar, Sept. 2003.
“Absalom, Absalom” (II Samuel 13-20), Conference on Alternatives in Jewish Education, Ohio State University, August 2003.
“How To Read the Bible When It Isn’t History” (four lectures): The Exodus; The Conquest; The United Monarchy; Reading a Text,”Hebrew College, Newton, MA, Feb.-March 2002.
“The Many Voices of the Bible,” Inaugural Lecture of the New Campus of the Academy for Jewish Religion, Riverdale, NY, October 2001.