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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

Biblical Archaeology Society

Program Unit Type: Affiliate
Accepting Papers? No

Call For Papers: The Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) in conjunction with the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) is proud to offer several refereed sessions dealing with the archaeology of the lands of the Bible. This year we shall be sponsoring three invited sessions. 1) The first session is on "Fresh Results from Excavations in the Land of the Bible" and will present papers on new archaeological discoveries from various excavations associated with the land of the Bible. 2) The second session is on "The Biblical Period: New Studies and New Finds" and will present papers addressing archaeological discoveries and studies that offer new insights to the Biblical period and its history. 3) The third session is on "The Archaeology of First and Second Temple Jerusalem" and will present papers dealing with the archeological of Jerusalem and its history from either the first or second temple periods.

Program Unit Chairs

Robert R. Cargill

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