Sunday, April 09, 2017

JNES 76.1 (2017)

THE JOURNAL OF NEAR EASTERN STUDIES has a new issue out: Volume 76, Number 1 | April 2017. It includes a couple of articles of particular interest:

Nanay and Her Lover: An Aramaic Sacred Marriage Text from Egypt
Tawny L. Holm
pp. 1–37

For more on Papyrus Amherst 63 see here, here, and here.

Berlin Papyrus P. 13447 and the Library of the Yehudite Colony at Elephantine
Christine Mitchell
pp. 139–147

For many past PaleoJudaica posts on Elephantine and the Elephantine Aramaic papyri, start here and follow the links.

This issue of JNES also has some other articles and reviews that may be of interest, so have a look at the TOC. A personal or institutional subscription is required for full access.