Eli Valley & the Prophet Muhammad

Eli Valley

What a trauma. Eli Valley won’t draw the Prophet Muhammad. Maybe part of an eye? It’s a strategy suggested a long time ago by Franz Rosenzweig in his Note on Antropmorphism. The Bible only represents the body of God, one part at time. I repost this sliver with the artist’s kind permission. You can see the whole thing here online at the New Republic.

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Zachary Braiterman is Professor of Religion in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University. His specialization is modern Jewish though and philosophical aesthetics. http://religion.syr.edu
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