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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

Hellenistic Moral Philosophy and Early Christianity

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: Three sessions are planned in 2008. (a) The first session will have reports on new textual discoveries regarding works of Philodemus such as On Frank Criticism and On Death. It will also provide a survey of research on Philodemus and Early Christianity. The program for this session has already been finalized. (b) The second session will continue the discussion of the topos On Household Management inaugurated at the 2007 Annual Meeting. Proposals are invited for papers on the topos On Household Management and Early Christianity. (c) The third will be an open session. Papers will be accepted on any aspect of Hellenistic moral philosophy and early Christianity.

Program Unit Chairs

Johan C. Thom

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