WEBINARS: The Social Worlds of Early Christians (Oct. 23-24, 2020)

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WEBINARS: The Social Worlds of Early Christians (Oct. 23-24, 2020)

Post by StephenGoranson » Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:21 am

The Social Worlds of Early Christians: A Symposium in Honor of L.
Michael White is a free online conference in honor of the retirement
of L. Michael White, the Ronald Nelson Smith Chair in Religious
Studies and Classics at the University of Texas at Austin, Director of
the Institute for the Study of Antiquity and Christian Origins, and
Director of the excavations at the ancient synagogue of Ostia Antica
in Italy.

The symposium will be part asynchronous and part synchronous.
Pre-recorded video presentations will be uploaded to the conference
website on October 23rd: https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www ... BhOgzmZgIk$ . Presenters
include David Balch, Ross Kraemer, Stanley Stowers, John T.
Fitzgerald, Gregory E. Sterling, Clare Rothschild, Michele Salzman,
Angela Standhartinger, Jennifer Knust, Emma Wasserman, Geoffrey Smith,
Brent Landau, Tony Keddie, Mary Jane Cuyler, Jaimie Gunderson, Jin
Young Kim, and Brad King.

On October 24th, anyone who has registered will have access to live
Zoom panel discussions of the video presentations (the panels are
scheduled intermittently throughout the day) as well as to an
interview with L. Michael White (moderated by Douglas Boin), which
will conclude the symposium.

All are welcome to this free online event. Please register here:
https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www ... BhOi-yXzTO$ .

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Re: WEBINARS: The Social Worlds of Early Christians (Oct. 23-24, 2020)

Post by Secret Alias » Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:51 am

Michael White is one of the good ones. Nice guy.
“Finally, from so little sleeping and so much reading, his brain dried up and he went completely out of his mind.”
― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Don Quixote

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