Naomi Janowitz

Naomi Janowitz Naomi Janowitz is Chair of the Program in Religious Studies at the University of California at Davis and a specialist in Christian Origins and the Jewish contexts of early Christian thought. Since receiving her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, Janowitz has published a number of significant studies, including Icons of Power: Ritual Practices in Late Antiquity and Magic in the Roman World: Pagans, Jews and Christians (Religion in the First Christian Centuries) .