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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

Deuteronomistic History

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Deuteronomistic History unit will hold one open session and one invited session in 2019. The open session invites contributions on the books of Deuteronomy and/or Joshua-Kings (the Former Prophets). Papers may treat material in one or more of these books or in the collection as a whole. Relevant foci include literary history and compositional techniques; theological trends exemplified in the texts; the social and historical milieu or milieus in which they were produced; as well as connections among one or more of these books, whether topical, chronological, or linguistic. Our invited session will be a panel discussion on "Jezebel Among the Prophets" (1 Kgs 17-2 Kgs 9) that highlights Steven McKenzie's recent commentary (Kohlhammer).

Program Unit Chairs

Mahri Leonard-Fleckman
Sara J. Milstein

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