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Meetings 2015

Previous Year Next Year Winter Meeting 2015 (abstracts) Hans Barstad (Edinburgh), “The Bible in the University: SOTS and the Academy” (Presidential Address) Anja Klein (Edinburgh) “Praying Biblical History: The Phenomenon of History in the Psalms” Christopher Thomson (Cambridge) “Was the Exile a Payment of Debt? The Supposed רצה II in Lev 26 […]


Winter Meeting 2016

Collingwood College, Durham University South Road, Durham DH1 3LT (see here for a googlemaps link). 4-6 January 2016 Under the presidency of Professor Adrian Curtis Printable Version of the SOTS Programme. Booking form for the Summer Meeting (pdf / doc) The venue for all sessions is Collingwood College, Durham (please see here for a description, and here for […]


Summer Meeting 2012

Summer Meeting 2012 University of Manchester 16th–28th JULY 2012 under the presidency of Prof George Brooke Printable Version of the programme The venue for all sessions is Hulme Hall. Publishers are invited to display books for sale during the Meeting. Members who have had books published recently are also invited to display copies. […]


Summer Meeting 2015

Draft minutes of the 2015 Winter meeting (Cambridge) Pollock Halls, University of Edinburgh 20th-23rd July 2015 Under the presidency of Professor Hans Barstad Printable Version of the SOTS/OTW Programme. Booking form for the Summer Meeting (word / pdf) The venue for all sessions is South Hall on the Pollock Halls campus […]


Summer Meeting 2014

St Hilda’s College, Oxford 21st–24th July 2014, followed by a one-day conference on 24th July Under the presidency of Professor John Day Printable Version of the SOTS programme The Booking form for the SOTS meeting Travel information and directions to St. Hilda’s College The venue for all sessions is the Jacqueline du Pré Music […]


Summer Meeting 2013

Summer Meeting 2013   University of Bangor 22nd–24th JULY 2013 under the presidency of Dr Eryl W. Davies Printable version of the programme The booking form for the Summer meeting Locations of and Directions to Bangor University Further Directions to Bangor University The venue for all sessions is Neuadd Reichel main hall [Ffriddoedd Site]. […]


Winter Meeting 2014

Winter Meeting 2014   Collingwood College, Durham 6th–8th JANUARY 2014 Under the presidency of Professor John Day Printable Version of the programme The booking form for the  meeting Location and Directions to Collingwood College The venue for all sessions is Collingwood College, Durham University, South Road, Durham DH1 3LT. Publishers are invited to display […]


Meetings 2014

Previous Year Next Year Winter Meeting 2014 (abstracts) Prof. John Day (Oxford), “Problems in the Interpretation of the Story of the Garden of Eden” (Presidential Address) Dr David Reimer (Edinburgh) “The Language of Psalm 119” Dr Stuart Weeks (Durham) “Googling Qohelet” Dr Madhavi Nevader (Oxford) “On Reading Adam Royally” Dr Sandra Jacobs (London) “Methodological Paradigms and ‘Parallelomania’ in the Study of Comparative […]


Meetings 2013

Previous Year Next Year Winter Meeting 2013 (abstracts) Dr Eryl W. Davies (Bangor) “Ideology and Constructions of the ‘History of Israel’” (Presidential Address) Dr Janet Tollington (Cambridge) “Reading Ruth in Dialogue with Torah” Dr Jenni Williams (Oxford) “Childlessness in the Hebrew Bible” Dr Christopher Meredith (Sheffield) “On Lovers and Labyrinths: Revisiting […]