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LECTURE WITH Q&A: More than Just Mosaics: New Discoveries in The Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee

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Name: LECTURE WITH Q&A: More than Just Mosaics: New Discoveries in The Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee
Date: February 11, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EST
Event Description:
Since 2011, Professor Jodi Magness has been directing excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee. The excavations have brought to light the remains of a monumental Late Roman (fifth century) synagogue building paved with stunning and unique mosaics, including biblical scenes and the first non–biblical story ever discovered decorating an ancient synagogue. In this slide-illustrated lecture, Professor Magness describes these exciting finds, including the discoveries made last summer.
Location:

CWRU–Siegal Lifelong Learning

25700 Science Park Drive, Beachwood, OH

Date/Time Information:

Monday February 11

10:00am-11:00am

Contact Information:
2165930575
Fees/Admission:
$5 General; Free for Maltz Museum & Siegal Lifelong Learning Members
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