Eric Lee Welch

Humanities -
Visiting Assistant Professor
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall, 4031
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045


Summary

Near Eastern archaeology, Hebrew Bible, ancient economy, state formation, historical geography, Semitic languages

Education

Ph.D., History and Classics & Ancient Mediterranean Studies, Penn State University
M.A., Biblical Languages, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
B.A., Homiletics, Central Bible College

Selected Publications

Welch, Eric Lee. ἀµόργη/Amurca: A Semitic Loanword? Edited by Baruch Halpern and Kenneth S. Sacks, Brill, 2017.
Shai, I., et al. The Early Bronze Age Fortifications at Tell Es-Safi/Gath, Israel. no. 1, 2016, p. 42.
Welch, E. The Roots of Anger: An Economic Perspective on Zephaniah’s Oracle Against the Philistines. no. 3, 2013, pp. 471–85.
Welch, E. L., et al. ’The Limits of the Ancient City’: The Fortifications of Tell Es-Safi/Gath 115 Years After Bliss and Macalister. Edited by A. Kidron and D. Gurevich.
Welch, E., and Gary Knoppers. Enemies and Friends of the State: Elijah and Other Prophets in the Deuteronomistic History. Edited by Christopher A. Rollston, Eisenbrauns.

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