The Dead Sea Scrolls Lecture

Jul 31, 2018

Encore lecture! Denver is fortunate to have a renowned local Dead Sea Scrolls scholar, Dr. Alison Schofield, associate professor of Hebrew Bible and Judaic studies at the University of Denver.

Dr. .Schofield is recognized internationally for her scholarship of the scrolls and was recently entrusted with leading an extensive multiyear project to create a new translation, edition, and commentary on the charter text of the Dead Sea Scrolls, entitled “The Community Rule.” She has published extensively and participated with other preeminent scholars around the world to address many of the central questions related to the scrolls and some of the mysteries that still surround them. Join Schofield for an engaging evening as she shares stories from her research and fieldwork in Qumran.