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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

Historiography and the Hebrew Bible

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: Papers are invited on any historiographical case study or on methodological reflections over the applicability of the genre of historiography to the some texts of the Hebrew Bible. Applications to a single text or across a few texts of interdisciplinary theories or methods including, but not limited to, space, cultural/social memory, frontier studies, diaspora studies, political theory, ritual studies, folklore studies, literary studies, and ideological studies are welcome, particularly if they include specific discussion of how the approach used influences the perception of the biblical texts and supports or undercuts an understanding of certain texts as historiographical in nature.

Program Unit Chairs

Diana Edelman

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