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Felix Hagemeyer

Leipzig University
Felix Hagemeyer

Felix Hagemeyer is a Research Assistant at Leipzig University, Academic Chair for History and History of Religion of Ancient Israel and its Environment. His PhD research (advisor: Angelika Berlejung) focuses on the economic, cultural, religious, and social interactions between Judah/Jerusalem and the Southern Levantine Coast from the Middle
Bronze Age to the Persian Period. In 2018, together with A. Dagan, A. Kleiman and J. Stein, he organized a German-Israeli Minerva School dedicated to the economic and cultural exchange between Aram and Israel in the Iron Age. Since 2015, he has regularly participated in excavations in Israel (Tel Azekah and Ashdod-Yam).

Selected Publications:


· Hagemeyer, F. (ed.), Jerusalem and the West: Perspectives from Archaeology, Biblical Studies and History, in preparation for RIAB/ORA, Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.


· Hagemeyer, F., Melting Pot, Salad Bowl, Contact Zone? The Southern Coastal Plain of Israel/Palestine in the 5th–4th Century BCE. In: L.C. Jonker/A. Berlejung/I. Cornelius (eds.), Multilingualism in Ancient Contexts: Perspectives from Ancient Near Eastern and Classical Studies, Stellenbosch: African Sun Media, in print.

· Hagemeyer, F., „Sie kamen, sahen, siegten […]?“: Die Migration der Philister nach Israel/Palästina und die Herausbildung ihrer Kultur in der frühen Eisenzeit. In: N. Nebes/I. Gerlach (eds.), Migration und Kulturtransfer in den Kulturen des Vorderen Orients in der Antike. Jenaer Beiträge zum Vorderen Orient, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, in print.

· Hagemeyer, F., Bath and Bathing. In: A. Berlejung et al. (eds.), Encyclopedia of the Material Culture in the Biblical World, Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, in preparation.

· Hagemeyer, F., Zypern. In: S. Alkier/M. Bauks/K. Koenen (eds.), Das wissenschaftliche Bibellexikon im Internet (, in preparation.

· Hagemeyer, F., Timna‘ [bei Elat]. In: S. Alkier/M. Bauks/K. Koenen (eds.), Das wissenschaftliche Bibellexikon im Internet (, in preparation.

Book Reviews

· Hagemeyer, F., Review of: S.Z. Aster/A. Faust (eds.), The Southern Levant under Assyrian Domination, Eisenbrauns, University Park PA 2018. xii + 260 S., ISBN 9781575067971, Israel Exploration Journal 69/1 (2019), 122–124.

· Hagemeyer, F., Review of: P. Pitkänen, A Commentary on Numbers: Narrative, Ritual and Colonialism, Routledge Studies in the Biblical World, Routledge, London/New York 2018, xiv+253 S., ISBN 978-1-138-70657-6, Ancient West & East 18 (2019), 462–464.

· Hagemeyer, F., Review of: J. Rist/C. Breitsameter (eds.), Die Offenbarungsreligionen und ihr Schriftverständnis, Theologie im Kontakt, Neue Folge, 1, Aschendorff, Münster 2013. 205 S., ISBN 9783402130247, Theologische Revue 111/1 (2015), 23–25.

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