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The Custom House – Episode 10: “The Ruins of Biblical Hegemony: A Tale Told at Qumran”

On this episode of The Custom House we’ll find out how the multifaceted world of the early Jewish literary imagination has been flattened and relegated to serving only as a signpost pointing toward the Bible.

In this episode of The Custom House on WFHB we speak with Eva Mroczek, Assistant Professor in the Jewish Studies and Religious Studies Department at Indiana University about how the Dead Sea Scrolls found at Qumran reveal a dynamic Jewish literary imagination limited by the hegemonic gravity of the biblical canon.

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