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2020 Annual Meeting

Virtual Meeting

Meeting Begins11/29/2020
Meeting Ends12/11/2020

Call for Papers Opens: 1/7/2020
Call for Papers Closes: 3/11/2020

Requirements for Participation

Philo of Alexandria

Program Unit Type: Seminar
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: For 2020, the Philo Seminar is planning three sessions. The first is an open call on Philo and Gender. All aspects of gender are considered, from grammatical gender to Philo's sexuality constructs. The second session, with invited speakers, will treat Philo's two-volume "On the Life of Moses." This session will assist scholars currently at work on commentaries. The third will be a joint session with the Deuterocanonical and Cognate Literature section covering "The Experience of the Other: Inclusion, Exclusion, and Judeophobia." This joint session will be an open call.

Program Unit Chairs

Justin Rogers

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