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2011 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, CA

Meeting Begins11/19/2011
Meeting Ends11/22/2011

Call for Papers Opens: 1/25/2011
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2011

Requirements for Participation

Orality, Textuality, and the Formation of the Hebrew Bible

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: We will have one open session at the 2011 annual meeting and are open to proposals on any topics that explore how recent research on orality and textuality can inform our understandings of the use and formation of the Hebrew Bible. We are interested in papers that explore how research on orality and textuality from other fields can be usefully deployed within biblical studies as well as papers that explore the representations of textuality and orality in biblical literature.

Program Unit Chairs

Elsie R. Stern
William M. Schniedewind

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