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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

Literature and History of the Persian Period

Program Unit Type: Group
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Literature and History of the Persian Period Group will be holding three sessions during the annual meeting in 2011. The first, a pre-invited panel, will be held jointly with the Aramaic Studies Group for which we will NOT be accepting paper proposals. The second will be an open session for which we WILL be accepting proposals on any topic relevant to the period and literature in question. The third session will be a review panel devoted to the new book by Oded Lipschits and David Vanderhooft, The Yehud Stamp Impressions A Corpus of Inscribed Impressions from the Persian and Hellenistic Periods in Judah (Eisenbrauns, 2011).

Program Unit Chairs

Anselm C. Hagedorn
Mark Leuchter

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