Eric M. Meyers

Bernice and Morton Lerner Emeritus Professor in Judaic Studies

External Address: 
230C Gray Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90964, Durham, NC 27708-0964
Phone: 
(919) 660-3517
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Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Harvard University 1969

Aramaic in Post-Biblical Judaism and Early Christianity awarded by National Endowment for the Humanities (Principal Investigator). 2003 to 2004

Meyers, EM, Meyers, CL, Balouka, M, and de Vincenz, A. The Pottery from Ancient Sepphoris. Ed. EM Meyers and CL Meyers. Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns, January 1, 2013. (Edited Book)

Meyers, CL, and Meyers, EM. Excavations at Ancient Nabratein: Synagogue and Environs. Eisenbrauns for the American Schools of Oriental Research, 2009. (Monograph)

Meyers, EM. "Jewish Art and Architecture in Ancient Palestine (70-235 CE)." The Cambridge History of Judaism. Ed. S Katz. Cambridge University Press, 2003.

Meyers, EM. "Archaeology and Nationalism in Israel: Making the Past Part of the Present." Zeichen aus Text und Stein: Studien auf dem Weg zu einer Archäeologie des Neuen Testaments. Ed. S Alkier and J Zangenberg. Tübingen, 2003.

Meyers, EM. "The Ceramic Incense Shovels from Sepphoris: Another View." Festschrift for Amichai Mazar. Ed. A Maeir and PD Miroschedji. 2003.

Meyers, EM. "Jesus and His World. Sepphoris and the Quest for the Historical Jesus." Saxa loquentur. Ed. CGD Hertog, U Hübner, and S Münger. Geburtstag (Alter Orient und Altes Testament), Münster: Ugarit-Verlag, 2003. 185-197.

Meyers, EM, and Meyers, C. "New Translation with Brief Introductions to the Books of Haggai and Zechariah." The New Catholic Bible. 2003.

Meyers, EM. "Haggai, Zechariah." The New Interpreter’s Study Bible. Abingdon Press: Nashville, 2003.

Meyers, EM. "The Problems of Gendered Space in Syro-Palestinian Domestic Architecture: The Case of Roman-period Galilee." Proceedings from conference on The Early Christian Family. Ed. D Balch and C Osiek. Wm. B. Erdmans Publishing Co., 2003. 38-51.

Meyers, EM. "The Rise of early Judaism and Early Christianity in the Light of Archaeology with Special Reference to the Dead Sea Scrolls." ASOR Centennial at The Smithsonian. Ed. D Clark. ASOR Publications, 2003.

Meyers, EM. "Aspects of Everyday Life in Roman Palestine with Special Reference to Private Domiciles and Ritual Baths." Jews in the Hellenistic and Roman Cities. Ed. J Bartlett. Routledge Ltd., 2002. 193-219.

Meyers, EM. "Sepphoris: City of Peace." The First Jewish Revolt: Archaeology, History, and Ideaology. Ed. AM Berlin and JA Overman. Routledge, 2002. 110-120.

Pages

Meyers, EM. "Highlands of Many Cultures: The Southern Samaria Survey B The Sites." Scholar’s Bookshelf: BAR 26 (2003): 3-62. (Review)

Meyers, EM. "Dictionary of the ancient Near East." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY 105.1 (January 2001): 105-105. (Review) Full Text

Meyers, EM, Meyers, CL, and Dessel, JP. "Report on the 2000 season at Tell )Ein Zippori." Israel Exploration Journal 51 (2001): 99-104. (Academic Article)

Levine, LI, and ed, . "Jerusalem: Its Sanctity and Centrality to Judaism, Christianity, and Islam." Church History (2000). (Review)

Levine, LI. "The Ancient Synagogue." Journal of Roman Archaeology: “The Ancient Synagogue Revisited” (2000): 683-685. (Review)

Donfried, KP, and Richardson, P. "Judaism and Christianity in First Century Rome." American Journal of Archaeology 104 (2000): 39-40. (Review)

Williams, MH. "The Jews Among the Greeks and Romans." American Journal of Archaaeology 104 (2000): 39-39. (Review)

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