I’m very happy to report that I received an award tonight for the best dissertation in Oxford’s Master of Studies in Jewish Studies. My dissertation (thesis, really) was entitled “Anti-Anthropomorphism and the Vorlage of LXX Exodus.”
As part of the award I received a copy of A Historical Atlas of the Jewish People with the following affixed inside:
Please excuse my narcissism as I pat myself on the back.
PS – Can you guess where my middle name comes from without googling it? Only one person has ever guessed correctly.