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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

Religions of Israel and Judah in Their West Asian Environment

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: For 2008, "Israelite Religion in Its West Asian Environment" seeks papers dealing with the religions of Israel and neighboring lands, as expressed through multiple disciplinary studies. These include textual (including epigraphic) and archaeological studies, gender studies, iconographic and art historical analyses, studies in comparative religions, ethnographic comparanda and more. Attention can be paid to the religion of the home and family, as well as to that of the city and state, and the royal and priestly elites. Abstracts from graduate students must include the name of a faculty adviser.

Program Unit Chairs

Beth Alpert Nakhai

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