BAS Scholars Series with Alice Mandell

Saturday, September 28, 2024
The Amarna Letters: A Story of Scribes and Kings

- Dr. Alice Mandell, Johns Hopkins University

The BAS Scholars Series program offers a quarterly, stand-alone presentation by noted scholars of the Bible and archaeology.

On September 28, 2024, join Alice Mandell for her compelling talk.


The Amarna Letters: A Story of Scribes and Kings


Alice Mandell

Alice Mandell is the William Foxwell Albright Chair of Biblical and Ancient Near Eastern Studies at Johns Hopkins University. Alice is currently completing her first book, Cuneiform Culture and the Ancestors of Hebrew, which focuses on the Canaanite Amarna Letters, a corpus of cuneiform diplomatic letters between the Egyptian royal court and Levantine polities (mid-14th century BCE). [More Bio]


  • Full payment $10 per person
  • Final date to register September 26, 2024
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  • Recording will be available for participants to watch until TBD


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