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Andrew Tobolowsky

Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Faculty Affiliate in Classical Studies

Email: [[abtobolowsky]]
Interests: Hebrew Bible, Ancient Israel, Greek Mythology, Ancient History
Office: Wren 307

Andrew Tobolowsky was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and got his Ph.D. at Brown University. Prior to teaching at William & Mary, he taught at Brown University and Georgetown University.  His research and teaching focus on the Hebrew Bible, the history of ancient Israel, and comparisons with both the ancient Near East and the Classical Mediterranean. More broadly, his work explores how and why we tell stories about the past, and how these are shaped by what we want them to do.

  • RELG 203 History and Religion of Ancient Israel
  • RELG 303 Poets and Prophets
  • RELG 304 The Prophetic Books
  • RELG 308 Roots of the Bible