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The Society of Biblical Literature is the oldest and largest international scholarly membership organization in the field of biblical studies. Founded in 1880, the Society has grown to over 8,500 international members including teachers, students, religious leaders and individuals from all walks of life who share a mutual interest in the critical investigation of the Bible.
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Ancient Israel and Its Literature
Thomas Römer, General Editor
Mark G. Brett
Mark Brettler
Corrine L. Carvalho
Cynthia Edenburg
Konrad Schmid
Gale A. Yee

Ancient Near East Monographs
Ehud Ben Zvi, General Editor
Roxana Flammini, General Editor
Alan Lenzi, General Editor
Juan Manuel Tebes, General Editor
Reinhard Achenbach
Esther Hamori
Steven W. Holloway
René Krüger
Steven L. McKenzie
Martti Nissinen
Graciela Gestoso Singer

Archaeology and Biblical Studies
Brian Schmidt

Commentary on the Septuagint
Robert J. V. Hiebert
Benjamin G. Wright III

Early Christianity and Its Literature
David Horrell, General Editor
Warren Carter
Judith M. Lieu
Margaret Y. MacDonald

Early Judaism and Its Literature
Rodney A. Werline, General Editor
Mark J. Boda
George J. Brooke
Esther Glickler Chazon
Steven D. Fraade
James S. McLaren

Emory Studies in Early Christianity
Vernon K. Robbins, General Editor
David B. Gowler, General Editor
Bart B. Bruehler, Associate Editor
Robert H. von Thaden Jr., Associate Editor
Richard S. Ascough
Juan Hernández Jr.
Susan E. Hylen
Brigitte Kahl
Mikeal C. Parsons
Christopher C. Rowland
Russell B. Sisson
Elaine M. Wainwright

History of Biblical Studies
Lawerence L. Welborn, New Testament

International Voices in Biblical Studies
Jione Havea, General Editor
Monica Melanchthon, General Editor
Eric Bortey Anum
Hisako Kinukawa
Aliou C. Niang
Nasili Vaka’uta

New Testament in the Greek Fathers
Roderic L. Mullen

Resources for Biblical Study
Marvin Sweeney, Old Testament/Hebrew Bible 
Tom Thatcher, New Testament

Rhetoric of Religious Antiquity
Vernon K. Robbins, General Editor
Duane F. Watson, General Editor
David B. Gowler, Associate Editor
L. Gregory Bloomquist
Rosemary Canavan
Alexandra Gruca-Macaulay
Roy R. Jeal
Harry O. Maier
Walter T. Wilson

Semeia Studies
Gerald O. West, General Editor
Pablo Andiñach
Fiona Black
Denise K. Buell
Gay L. Byron
Steed V. Davidson
Masiiwa Ragies Gunda
Monica Melanchthon
Yak-Hwee Tan

Septuagint and Cognate Studies
Wolfgang Kraus, General Editor
Robert J. V. Hiebert
Karen Jobes
Arie van der Kooij
Siegfried Kreuzer
Philippe Le Moigne

Studia Philonica Annual and Monographs
David T. Runia
Gregory E. Sterling

Text-Critical Studies
Michael W. Holmes

Writings from the Ancient World
Theodore J. Lewis, General Editor
Daniel Fleming
Theo P. J. van den Hout
Martti Nissinen
William M. Schniedewind
Mark S. Smith
Emily Teeter
Terry Wilfong

Writings from the Ancient World Supplement
Amélie Kuhrt

Writings from the Greco-Roman World
Craig A. Gibson, General Editor
Ronald Hock, General Editor
Wendy Mayer
Margaret M. Mitchell
Teresa Morgan
Ilaria L. E. Ramelli
Michael Roberts
Karin Schlapbach
James C. VanderKam
L. Michael White

Writings from the Islamic World
James T. Robinson, General Editor
Sergio La Porta
John Lamoreaux
Shari Lowin
Michael Sells
Samuel Thrope


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