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2014 Annual Meeting

San Diego, CA

Meeting Begins11/22/2014
Meeting Ends11/25/2014

Call for Papers Opens: 12/20/2013
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2014

Requirements for Participation

Function of Apocryphal and Pseudepigraphal Writings in Early Judaism and Early Christianity

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: Papers exploring some aspect of the reception history of particular Apocryphal or Pseudepigraphical texts (including its function in its setting of composition and initial reception) are encouraged. Proposals focused on the use of 2 Maccabees and 3 Maccabees in Jewish or Christian communities in any period are especially welcome. We hope to have two sessions, one entirely open.

Program Unit Chairs

David A. deSilva
Loren L. Johns

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