"More Than Just Mosaics: The Ancient Synagogue at Huqoq in Israel's Galilee"

Date/Time

December 10, 2019
07:30 PM until 09:00 PM

Description

Since 2011, exciting excavations in the ancient village of Huqoq in Israel’s Galilee have been directed by famed archaeologist Jodi Magness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. On December 10, Magness will come to Rutgers to share her team’s discoveries, including the remains of a monumental fifth-century synagogue paved with stunning and unique mosaics that include the first non-biblical story ever found decorating an ancient synagogue. The talk is sponsored by Rutgers' Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life. For more information or to RSVP, visit BildnerCenter.Rutgers.edu.

 

 

 

Cost

Free and open to the public; free parking with online vehicle registration

Location

View map Douglass Student Center
100 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ

Additional Information

Sponsor

The Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life at Rutgers

Phone

848-932-2033

Contact email

rsvpBildner@sas.rutgers.edu

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags