Event date: Monday, April 27, 2015
Event time:12-1 pm
Location: Hyer Hall, Room 100
The treatment of Jews under the Christian Roman empire is often represented as yet another chapter in a dismaying narrative of pervasive and continuous anti-Judaism. This lecture will set the experiences of Jews in the 4th and 5th centuries within the broader context of Nicene Christian efforts to create a religiously homogenized and unified “inhabited world” in the late ancient Mediterranean.
For more information: http://www.smu.edu/Dedman/academics/programs/jewishstudies/events