BAJS Summer Meeting 10-12 July 2016. URL here: The Texture of Jewish Tradition: Investigations in Textuality The written word as manifested in a spectrum from classical Jewish texts to contemporary literature, alongside texts unearthed in locations including desert caves, an island in the Nile, a Cairo synagogue or the Warsaw ghetto, […]
On Biblical Manuscripts and Their Use in Biblical Studies Summer School in Salzburg, Austria 4-8 July 2016 The Hebrew and Greek Texts of Joshua http://oldtestamenttextualcriticism.blogspot.co.uk/
Ethnicity/Race/Religion: Identities, Ideologies, and Intersections in Biblical Texts and Interpretation 9-11th August 2016, Centre for Biblical Studies, University of Exeter, UK We are pleased to announce that the call for papers for the Ethnicity/Race/Religion Conference is now open. To propose a paper, please submit your abstract of no more than […]
‘In whatever tribe the stranger settles’: a symposium on the Bible and migration (Trinity College Dublin, April 6-7) Launching the Trinity Centre for Biblical Studies (Trinity College Dublin), this symposium (April 6-7) will offer a space for exploring biblical traditions with particular attention to the ways in which they shed […]
Hans Barstad receives his copy of a Festschrift in his name: Rannfrid I. Thelle, Terje Stordalen and Mervyn E. J. Richardson (eds), New Perspectives on Old Testament Prophecy and History: Essays in Honour of Hans M. Barstad (VTSup, 167; Leiden / Boston: Brill, 2015).
Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge - 5th-7th January 2015 Under the presidency of Professor Hans Barstad SOTS Programme can be downloaded here SOTS Booking Form for the meeting SOTS Booking Forms to Fitzwilliam College The venue for all sessions is Fitzwilliam College, Storeys Way, Cambridge CB3 0DG. Publishers are invited to display […]
From 6-9 July 2015, biblical scholars and theologians from around the world will gather in St Andrews, Scotland, to consider the Book of Jeremiah, using this ancient text to bring exegesis and theology into conversation. Keynote speakers include Hugh G. M. Williamson (Christ Church, University of Oxford), Bruce Gordon (Yale), […]
NICHOLAS DE LANGE, Emeritus Professor of Hebrew and Jewish Studies, Cambridge ‘Japheth in the Tents of Shem: Greek Bible translations in Medieval Judaism’ (Second series) Hilary Term 2015 Details to follow.
The BIBLINDEX project is carried out by the “Institut des Sources Chretiennes”. The first stage of the project is completed. An index of approximately 400,000 biblical quotations and references from Greek and Latin patristic texts of the first five centuries is now available online. To search references in Biblindex, you […]
A new biblical journal, SAPIENTIA LOGOS: A Journal of Biblical Research & Interpretation in Africa, announces a special theme for October 2009 and 2010. The chosen theme is: Ethnicity and Identity in Biblical Perspective. It is a topic on which the editorial board think members of SOTS would wish to […]