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Saturday, August 24 • 12:10 - 13:10
What Makes Jerusalem Special?

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How did Jerusalem - a poor, isolated mountain city - come to be sacred to the three Abrahamic faiths? In this slide-illustrated presentation, we explore the reasons for Jerusalem's special status.

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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 12:10 - 13:10 SAST