PSU & Eisenbrauns Launch new book series on ancient Near East, the archaeology of the Mediterranean, and Jewish and Christian history and texts

(Source: PublishersWeekly): "The Pennsylvania State University Press (ICS note: whose Director is longtime ICS advisor and former executive board member, Patrick Alexander) and academic publisher Eisenbrauns have entered a partnership on a new imprint, Eisenbrauns, which will publish books from both presses on the ancient Near East, the archaeology of the Mediterranean, and Jewish and Christian history and texts.

The partnership arrives just a week ahead of the annual meetings of the American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) and the American Academy of Religion/Society of Biblical Literature (AAR/SBL). Both conferences for scholars of religion, ASOR will take place in Boston from Nov. 15-18, while AAR/SBL will take place in Boston as well from Nov. 18-21."

The new website for Eisenbrauns, now an imprint of PSU Press, is: https://www.eisenbrauns.org/.

Photo: Penn State University Press Director Patrick Alexander in the Vigna Randanini catacombs with ICS Executive Director Jessica Dello Russo and colleagues.