Conversations with the Biblical World

A Peer-Reviewed Journal of Studies of the Archaeology, Culture, History, and Literature of the Bible and the Ancient Near East

Conversations is made possible by support from a number of professional organizations.

Contributing scholars are members of the following Academic Societies:

Members of the Editorial Board are drawn from the following collaborating regional societies:

Correspondence regarding the journal’s contents and editorial policies may be addressed to the General Editor, Susan Haddox, PhD, by email at

Questions regarding offprints, subscriptions, and other basic business matters may be addressed to the Managing Editor, Sheila E. McGinn, PhD, by email at, by surface mail at Conversations, c/o Prof. Sheila E. McGinn, John Carroll University, 1 John Carroll Blvd, University Heights, OH 44118–4581 USA, or by telephoning +1-216-397-4703.