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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

Meals in the HB/OT and Its World

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Meals in the HB/OT and its World unit will host two sessions in 2019. One session will be co-hosted with the Ancient Near Eastern Iconography and the Bible unit and welcomes papers devoted to the topic of feasting in iconographical (particularly Levantine) perspective, especially "Feasting with the Dead." This session will be a combination of invited papers and selected papers that are submitted for consideration on this theme. The second session will be open to any topic related to meals in Hebrew Bible and their context.

Program Unit Chairs

Cynthia Shafer-Elliott
Dorothea Erbele-Kuester

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