RIAB Minerva Center workshop on the subject of “Palace-Clan Relations in the Ancient Near East” (organized by Dr. Omer Sergi), was held in Leipzig, on November 12-13, 2018. See here for the schedule: Minerva-RIAB- Palace Clan program_Nov2018
RIAB Minerva Center workshop on the subject of “Votive offerings in Ancient Israel, Aram and Surrounding Cultures”, was held in Ramat-Gan, December 19, 2018.
RIAB Minerva Center workshop on the subject of “Rulers and Rulership in Canaan: Between Egyptian Hegemony and Territorial states in LB-early Iron Canaan” (presenters, A. Berlejung, O. Sergi, I. Koch), was held in Leipzig, January 15-16, 2019.
RIAB Minerva Center student workshop on Zooarchaeology in the Iron Age Levant, given by center member, Dr. Liora Horwitz (HU) was held at BIU on May 23rd, 2019.
RIAB Minerva Center 4th Annual Conference, on the subject of “Israel, Aram and the Phoenicians”, was held in Ramat-Gan (BIU) and Jerusalem (IMJ), May 27-29, 2019.
International workshop on “Materiality of Worship in Ancient Israel and Ancient Egypt” held jointly with the Department of Bible of Bar-Ilan University (co-organizer R. Eichler), was held in Ramat-Gan (BIU) on Sept. 23-24, 2019.
Activities conducted during the 2018/2019 academic year