PSCO 59 | Law and Justice in Antiquity

Co-chairs: Reyhan Durmaz, Simcha Gross, Theodora Naqvi


All of the talks will start at 6:30 pm Eastern Time and will be conducted over Zoom, in 2021-22. You can register for the talks by e-mailing


September 30, 2021

“Sacred Things between Law and Justice in Late Antiquity: Two Case Studies”

Mary Farag, Princeton Theological Seminary


October 28, 2021

Documents, Places, and Practices of Women’s Incarceration in Antiquity

Mark Letteney, University of Southern California & Matthew D. C. Larsen, University of Copenhagen


February 17, 2022

“Aspects of Qur’anic Law-making”

Joseph Lowry, University of Pennsylvania


March 17, 2022

Katell Berthalot, Aix-Marseille University


April 7, 2022

Krista Dalton, Kenyon College


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