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Program unit: MEDICINE IN BIBLE AND TALMUD
CALL FOR PAPERS: The Ways of the Amorites – magico-medical knowledge and
practices among Jews and others in (Late) Antiquity
SUBMISSION DATE: FEBRUARY 13, 2018
For the 2018 meeting of EABS and SBL in Helsinki, Finland
(July 30 - August 3), we invite proposals for papers or for pe-organized panel-sessions
(3 papers, possibly with respondent), preferably with a comparative
perspective, on the theme:
“The ways of the amorites? – magico-medical
FYI - for anyone on Instagram, my friend Elizabeth Lorayne is giving away a copy of her historical women in science coloring book through her Instagram page. The book is The Historical Heroines Coloring Book: Pioneering Women in Science
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The book is also available on Amazon
The deadline for APS 2018-2019 Library Research Fellowships has now passed -- please consider applying next year.