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Meeting Program Units

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


Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Megilloth program unit will be hosting three sessions in Denver 2018. The first will be an invited panel on the book of Esther, which will showcase recent works on the book of Esther so as to outline the state of scholarship on the book. A second session will an open call for papers on any book and topic within the Megilloth, which special attention being given to papers that speak to or address the collection as a whole in some capacity. A third session will be an invited panel of Jewish and Christian scholars with the aim of fostering dialogue over the category of Megilloth.

Program Unit Chairs

Bradley J. Embry
Orit Avnery

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