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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

Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The program unit encourages in particular applications from younger scholars and underrepresented groups. As always, the sole criterion for acceptance of papers will be their scholarly quality. For the 2020 annual meeting in Boston, the TCHB invites papers for one open session related to theme of “The Dead Sea Scrolls, the Cairo Genizah and the Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible.” Papers should engage with how the manuscript discoveries of the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Cairo Genizah have impacted and continue to impact the textual criticism of the Hebrew Bible in all its versions. The program unit is also planning further invited sessions.

Program Unit Chairs

Armin Lange
Karin Finsterbusch

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