Biblical Archaeology Review 38:3, May/June 2012

Strata: In Their Own Words

“To ordinary archaeologists, Biblical archaeologists are lowlife.”

Posted on a Biblical studies blog by Niels Peter Lemche, professor of Biblical studies at the University of Copenhagen and renowned Biblical minimalist.a Lemche was reacting to a BAR column about the funding of archaeological excavations in Israel.b

Footnotes:
  1. See Yosef Garfinkel, “The Birth & Death of Biblical MinimalismBAR, 37:03.
  2. Rachel S. Hallote, “Archaeological Views: Who Pays for Excavations?BAR, 35:02.
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