Graduate Theological Union

Aaron Brody

Pacific School of Religion
Robert & Kathryn Riddell Assistant Professor of Bible and Archaeology
Director of the Badè Museum of Biblical Archaeology
Core Doctoral Faculty Member

At GTU since 2002

PhD, Harvard University, 1996
MA, Harvard University, 1994
BA, UC Berkeley, 1988

Phone: 510/849-8201
E-mail: abrody@psr.edu

Current Research and Teaching Interests

  • The Society and Religion of Ancient Israel
  • Tell en-Nasbeh
  • Canaanite and Phoenician Cultures
  • Archaeology and the Study of Religion
  • Archaeology of Identity
  • "Race" and Ethnicity in the world of the Hebrew Bible

Selected Publications

  • “Living in Households, Constructing Identities: Ethnicity, Boundaries, and Empire in Iron IIB-IIC Tell en-Nasbeh,” in Household Studies in Complex Societies: (Micro) Archaeological and Textual Approaches, The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, 2015.
  •  “Judean Identity in an Era of Empire: Archaeological Approaches from Iron II Tell en-Nasbeh,” in Reading a Tendentious Bible, Essays in Honor of Robert B. Coote, Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2014.
  • "As for me, I will dwell at Mizpah …”: The Tell en-Nasbeh Excavations after 85 Years, Gorgias, 2014.
  • “Transjordanian Commerce with Northern Judah in the Iron II-Persian period: Ceramic Indicators, Interregional Interaction, and Modes of Exchange at Tell en-Nasbeh,” in "As for me, I will dwell at Mizpah …”: The Tell en-Nasbeh Excavations after 85 Years, Gorgias, 2014.
  • Material Culture Matters: Essays on the Archaeology of the Southern Levant in Honor of Seymour Gitin, Eisenbrauns, 2014.
  • “Interregional Interaction in the Late Iron Age: Phoenician and Other Foreign Goods from Tell en-Nasbeh,” in Material Culture Matters: Essays on the Archaeology of the Southern Levant in Honor of Seymour Gitin, Eisenbrauns, 2014.

 

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