A Lightly Annotated Chronological Bibliography of the Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments

[first published: 19 August 2016; last updated: 7 October 2017] 2003 Exhibition Catalogue Biondi, Lee. From the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Forbidden Book: A History of the Bible. Dallas, 2003. [“Genesis Commentary”/“Genesis Midrash” = Words from Genesis 22, no DSS F.–number; “Isaiah 26:19–21” = Isa 26:19–27:1, no DSS F.–number] 2004 Exhibition Catalogue Biondi, Lee. The Dead… Read More A Lightly Annotated Chronological Bibliography of the Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments

Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments: Number of Lines, Measurements, and (Some) Images [preliminary list]

Updated: 16 August, 2017 (picture of Tobit 7:1–3 added); 6 September (picture of Ps 11:1–4 and Exod. 17:4–7 added) This list builds upon Eibert Tigchelaar’s authoritative list, “A Provisional List of Unprovenanced, Twenty-First Century, Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments” (version 1.0; April 16, 2016; version 2; September 18, 2016). Bibliography Charlesworth, James H. “What Is a… Read More Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments: Number of Lines, Measurements, and (Some) Images [preliminary list]

A List of 76 Unprovenanced, Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments

Updated: 12 Sept, 2017 [Organized According to the Protestant Old Testament Canon] This list builds upon Eibert Tigchelaar’s authoritative list, “A Provisional List of Unprovenanced, Twenty-First Century, Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments” (version 1.0; April 16, 2016; version 2; September 18, 2016), but is organized differently. Statistical observations NB! Only the fragments that have been “identified”,… Read More A List of 76 Unprovenanced, Post-2002 Dead Sea Scrolls-like Fragments

The Unbelievable Past Conference, 14–16 September, 2016

Fragments of an Unbelievable Past? Constructions of Provenance, Narratives of Forgery University of Agder Wednesday Open lecture at Myren Gård: 18:00– Nina Burleigh (Newsweek), “Unholy Business: A True Tale of Faith, Greed and Forgery in the Holy Land” 20:00 Dinner   Thursday (A7–006) 9:00 – 9:15 Årstein Justnes (University of Agder), “[An Unbelievable] Introduction”  … Read More The Unbelievable Past Conference, 14–16 September, 2016

The Lying Pen Conference, 13–15 April, 2016

“The Lying Pen of Scribes”: Manuscript Forgeries and Counterfeiting Scripture in the Twenty-First Century, Conference, University of Agder, 13–15 April, 2016   Wednesday (A7-001) 12.00–12.15 Coffee and tea 12.15–12.30 Årstein Justnes (University of Agder), Introduction and Welcome   Session I, chair: Torleif Elgvin (NLA University College) 12.30–13.30 Malcolm Choat (Macquarie University), “Forging Antiquity: An overview… Read More The Lying Pen Conference, 13–15 April, 2016