500 College Avenue
Biblical Archaeology Lecture by J. David Schloen
Wednesday, November 7, 2012, 7 – 9pm
Archaeology Lecture – Schloen
Dr. David Schloen will deliver a lecture titled “Biblical Archaeology” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 7.
Schloen is an associate professor of Syro-Palestinian Archaeology at the University of Chicago. He has written important texts outlining the role of Bronze Age social organization for understanding the biblical world. After excavating at Ashkelon and Yaqush in Israel and leading the spectacular excavations at Zincirli in southeastern Turkey, he returns to the question of the nature of Biblical Archaeology.
The lecture is the third in the Wheaton College Archaeology Lecture Series. Free and open to the public, it will be held in room 534 in the Billy Graham Center, located at 500 College Avenue in Wheaton. For more information, contact the Department of Biblical and Theological Studies at 630.752.5054.