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2014 International Meeting

Vienna, Austria

Meeting Begins: 7/6/2014
Meeting Ends: 7/10/2014

Note that the deadline for paper proposals is 11:59 PM (23:59) Eastern Standard Time (UTC -5) on the day PREVIOUS to the deadline below.

Call For Papers Opens: 10/28/2013
Call For Papers Closes: 2/12/2014
Requirements for Participation

Early Christianity (EABS)

Program Unit Type: Group
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The special topic for 2014 is “Ephesos: Exchange and Religious Conflicts in a Multi-Faith Ancient City.” Ephesos was not only a city where different Christian groups and communities with different traditions were at home but it was a place where several other religious cults and philosophy flourished. Moreover, it was a political (Emperor cult) and economical centre. The focus of our seminar is on religious interchange and its hermeneutics. We welcome papers that deal with texts and/or archeological evidence that shed light on the religious scene of the city of Ephesos in the first Christian centuries. We want to encourage the use of different methodological approaches. Papers dealing with new archaeological research at Ephesos are particularly welcome.

Program Unit Chairs

Michael Labahn
Outi Lehtipuu

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