CFP: ISBL international meeting 2023, Pretoria 3–7 July 2023 ZH

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Call for Papers
July 3, 2023 to July 7, 2023
South Africa
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies
The "BIBLICAL CHARACTERS IN THREE TRADITIONS (JUDAISM, CHRISTIANITY, ISLAM)" unit of the Society of Biblical Literature International Meeting will dedicate its 2023 sessions to concept of characters and colours in the three traditions. 
Papers are invited that examine the use of colours in the context of biblical characters within various religious traditions and reception histories, from antiquity to contemporary times — from red cows to red headed kings; from whitened arms to multicolour dresses; and from early to contemporary reception history of such characters and colours.
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Deadline for submission of abstracts is 31st January 2023.
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