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2023 Annual Meeting

San Antonio, Texas

Meeting Begins11/18/2023
Meeting Ends11/21/2023

Call for Papers Opens: 1/23/2023
Call for Papers Closes: 3/14/2023

Requirements for Participation

Philo of Alexandria

Program Unit Type: Seminar
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: For 2023, the Philo Seminar is planning three sessions: (1) An open call on "Studies in Philo of Alexandria." Graduate students and early career scholars are especially encouraged to submit on a Philonic topic, theme, or text of their choice. (2) An invitation-only session on Philo's De gigantibus. This will serve the commentary-in-preparation in the Philo of Alexandria Commentary Series. (3) A joint session with the Josephus Seminar. Contributors are welcome to submit proposals to explore how Philo and Josephus discuss virtues and/or vices.

Program Unit Chairs

Justin Rogers

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