NEWS AND ARTICLES
Video of a symposium at Yale's Slifka center on Chris Hayes' and Ben Sommer's new books about divine law.
Sebastian Brock on a half century of Syriac Studies at BiblioIranica.
Sarah Bond on the material and fiscal costs of a premodern Bible.
Andrew Jacobs storifies the Fringe Benefits Conference: Marginality and Identity in the Ancient Mediterranean World.
Roman influence on ancient Jewish sacrifice--interesting work on slaughtering techniques in antiquity.
Critical take on the Greens and the new Museum of the Bible.
- Daniel Picus reviews Rachel Neis' The Sense of Sight in Rabbinic Culture.