ISF Funded conference on urbanization in the Iron Age

On Sept. 18-20, 2022, a conference will be held at Bar-Ilan University “Urbanization in the Iron Age Levant and Beyond.” In the conference, which will deal with diverse aspects of urbanism, primarily but not only in the Iron Age Levant, scholars from Israel and all over the world will present and discuss topics relating to ancient cities, urbanism and related phenomena, bringing together different perspectives and views.

The conference is funded by the Israel Science Foundation, with the participation of the Minerva Center for Relations between Israel and Aram in Biblical Times, and the Ingeborg Rennert Center for Jerusalem Studies of Bar-Ilan University

See below for the conference schedule. The lectures on Monday (19/9) and Tuesday (20/9) are open to the scholars and students, but please confirm your participation with me (

Here is the conference poster: