Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz
November 2008, Friday, 14th - Sunday, 16th
Topics cover the Ancient and Classical Hebrew, i. e. Epigraphic and Biblical Hebrew, Qumran Hebrew, Ben Sira, and its subsequent effect on later or different language, as well as adjacent languages and epigraphics, for instance Ugaritic, Phoenician-Punic, Old and Imperial Aramaic, Moabite and Edomite.
Also matters of general epigraphy, palaeography and general linguistics in correlation with these languages are welcome.
Postgraduates, or PhD. doctorate students are explicitly invited to present their projects where they might benefit from collegial discussions.