Masada: From Jewish Revolt to Modern Myth - Professor Jodi Magness
Archaeologist, orientalist and scholar of religion.
Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
B.A. in Archaeology and History
Ph.D. in Classical Archaeology from the University of Pennsylvania
Co-directed, 1995 excavations, Roman siege works, Masada
Co-directed excavations, Khirbet Yattir Israel, 1997-1999
Co-director excavations, Roman Fort, Yotvata, Israel
Current, archeological dig, Huqoq, Israel
· The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls,
· Stone and Dung, Oil and Spit: Jewish Daily Life in the Time of Jesus
· The Archaeology of the Early Islamic Settlement in Palestine
Masada – Professor Jodi Magness – Introduction
Masada – Early History
Masada – After Herod
Why? – Great Jewish Revolt 66ce – 70ce
Masada – Rebels, Zealots, Sicarii
Masada – Who Was There?
Masada Mass Suicide – Myth or Reality?
Discover Masada’s Archeological Treasures
Masada: Why Archeologically Special?