NEWS AND ARTICLES
Review of Mary Beard's Laughter in Ancient Rome at BMCR
Interview with Amy-Jill Levine on Jesus' world.
Ancient water law discovered in Laodicea.
The neglected ancient city of Uruk.
AJR's Simcha Gross and Aaron Butts presented on Judaism and Syriac Christianity at PSCO (audio recording).
Hadrian's wall in Lego, via Sarah Bond.
G.W. Bowersock reviews four new books on Paul at the New York Review of Books.
Ben Hur is being remade, via Paleojudaica.
More on the Temple Mount sifting project, via Haaretz.
- New Dissertation Spotlight: Sara Ronis on rabbinic demonology in Sassanian Babylonia.