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Saturday, August 24 • 09:20 - 10:20
The Dead Sea Scrolls

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The Dead Sea Scrolls refer to approximately 1000 scrolls found in 11 caves surrounding Qumran. In this slide-illustrated presentation, we examine the meaning and significance of the scrolls, which were deposited in the caves by members of a Jewish sect that lived at Qumran.

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Jodi Magness

Jodi Magness (JodiMagness.org) is the Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism at UNC-Chapel Hill in North Carolina. She holds a B.A. in Archaeology and History from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology from the University... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 09:20 - 10:20 SAST