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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

Corpus Hellenisticum Novi Testamenti

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: This consultation will 1) read and discuss ancient Greek materials that provide insight into the literary and religious worlds of early Christianity and 2) read and discuss papers that analyze early Christian texts in dialogue with Hellenistic materials. For the 2023 Annual Meeting, the Corpus Hellenisticum Novi Testamenti SBL Program Unit will host three invited sessions on the following topics: (1) Tatian: Manuscripts and Interpretation; (2) Biographies and the Divine; and (3) the Sortes Astrampsychi (“Oracles of Astrampsychus”). Also, in collaboration with the Christian Apocrypha program unit, we invite proposals for a fourth session of papers discussing paratextual elements, including Greek and Latin biblical prologues.

Program Unit Chairs

Troy W. Martin
Robert Matthew Calhoun

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