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2019 Annual Meeting

San Diego, CA

Meeting Begins11/23/2019
Meeting Ends11/26/2019

Call for Papers Opens: 12/19/2018
Call for Papers Closes: 3/6/2019

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 2019: (1) A session co-sponsored with the Linguistics and Biblical Hebrew Program Unit, titled “Sentence Syntax and Discourse in Ugaritic and Northwest Semitic (including Biblical Hebrew)”; (2) one session of invited papers celebrating and reflecting on the 90th anniversary of the discovery of Ugarit, titled "Ugarit at 90"; (3) one session of submitted papers on the same topic; (4) an open, non-thematic section consisting of papers on any topic relevant to Ugaritic and Northwest Semitic inscriptions.

Program Unit Chairs

Eric D. Reymond
Jimmy Daccache

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