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2008 Annual Meeting


Meeting Begins11/22/2008
Meeting Ends11/25/2008

Call for Papers Opens: 11/17/2007
Call for Papers Closes: 2/29/2008

Requirements for Participation

Exile (Forced Migrations) in Biblical Literature

Program Unit Type: Consultation
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: Exile (Forced Migrations) in Biblical Literature Consultation anticipates at least four sections in 2008. Two sections will be invited panel on "Exilic Scholarship: Honoring the Past and Present," a third section on "Exilic Scholarship: Looking to the Future," and open section(s) on the theme of memory of exile in biblical texts (HB/OT, Intertestamental, DSS, NT). We welcome papers that deal with or relate to memory of exile (forced migrations) across specializations and even disciplines.

Program Unit Chairs

Jill Middlemas
John Ahn

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