LOST IN TRANSLATION: STUDIES OF THE SEPTUAGINT AND BEYOND IN HONOUR OF JENNY DINES
A One Day Conference
Heythrop College, University of London
All papers will take place in the Walker Room, 2nd Floor, Main Building
Wednesday 24th of June 2009
Registration and Tea/Coffee (Walker Room)
The morning papers will be chaired by Dr Ann Jeffers, Heythrop College.
Sarah Pearce, University of Southampton
"Philo's 'Family Values'".
Charlotte Hempel, University of Birmingham
The Qumran Yahad in Recent .
Tessa Rajak, University of Reading
'Ancestral Laws: What Josephus Made of the Greek Bible.'
Deborah Rooke, King’s College, London
‘Susanna in Handel's Oratorio’.
Lunch – provided (Walker Room)
The afternoon papers will be chaired by Dr Bridget Gilfillan Upton
Jim Aitken, CJCR, Cambridge
'The Septuagint and "Alexandrian" scholarship'.
'Literary Initiative in the Peshitta'.
Sean Ryan, Heythrop College.
‘Dislocated Locusts: Re-visions of Joel
& Amos in Revelation 9’
Jonathan Norton, Heythrop College.
‘Psuche, Pneuma, and Paul's Rhetorical Surprise’.
4:30 Tea and departure
For registration, please contact:
Ms Mariann Jakab
University of London
London W8 5HQ
Tel: 020 7795 4201