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April 10 at the
Whitney Humanities Center

Patrick Geary, Professor of Medieval History, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, presents “Barbarian Migrations, Barbarian Invasions, or Something Completely Different:┬áHistory and Genetics in the 6th Century and the 21st.”

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"Self and Space" Conference,
April 12, 2014

Self and Space: Household Identity and Domestic Cult in the Ancient Mediterranean and Near East is a conference fostering dialogue across disciplinary boundaries and creating a space for interdisciplinary dialogue regarding identity, religion, and materiality at the household level.

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Philo’s Readers Conference,
March 30 to April 1

A Conference at Yale University, "Philo’s Readers: Affinities, Reception, Transmission and Influence” will center around the Jewish philosophical exegete Philo, whose interpretations, interpretive strategies, and philosophical explanations provide us with a glimpse into ancient Judaism.

Registration and meals are free, but please sign up on the conference link below.

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