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2018 Annual Meeting

Denver, CO

Meeting Begins11/17/2018
Meeting Ends11/21/2018

Call for Papers Opens: 12/18/2017
Call for Papers Closes: 3/6/2018

Requirements for Participation

Ugaritic Studies and Northwest Semitic Epigraphy

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Ugaritic Studies and Northwest Semitic Epigraphy section plans to hold the following sessions in 2018: (1) A review panel on Aaron Tugendhaft’s Baal and the Politics of Poetry (Routledge, 2018), co-sponsored by the Philology in Hebrew Studies and Bible, Myth, and Myth Theory units and involving invited panelists; (2) a session dealing with Aramaic language, epigraphy, and history, which will include invited papers, but for which unsolicited submissions will also be considered; and (3) an open, non-thematic section consisting of papers on any topic relevant to Ugaritic and Northwest Semitic studies.

Program Unit Chairs

Eric D. Reymond
Joseph Lam

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