The Emergence of Ancient Israel, Prof. Avraham Faust
Thursday Oct 11 07:30 PM
Doris Duke Theatre
About the Lecture:
The time of Israel’s foundation and emergence of its ethnic identity are among the most disputed problems in biblical archaeology. Professor Avraham Faust, of Bar-Ilan University, Israel, examines the archaeological evidence to learn about the processes that accompanied Israel’s ethnogenesis, then discusses the changing nature of the relations between the Israelites, Canaanites and Philistines. Sponsored by Archaeological Institute of America and University of Hawaii.