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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

Literature and History of the Persian Period

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: The Literature and History of the Persian Period is accepting papers for an open session on any topic consistent with the group's description. We are also holding two additional sessions with invited panelists: one on Samaria and Judah and another focuses on how the Pentateuch's (superficially) apolitical legislation was used to reinforce priestly power (held jointly with Pentateuch).

Program Unit Chairs

Deirdre N. Fulton
Kenneth A. Ristau

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