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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

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 two sessions in 2020: (1) A session that considers Ugaritic literature and history and Northwest Semitic epigraphic and material culture through the lens of gender Papers may consider literary or iconographic constructions of femininity and masculinity, the experience of women as accessible in the historical or epigraphic record, or how gender inflects other categories of social, historical, and philological analysis, and (2) an open, non-thematic session consisting of papers on any topic relevant to Ugaritic and Northwest Semitic studies.

Program Unit Chairs

Christine Neal Thomas
Jimmy Daccache

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