Well Said: Archaeology and the Huqoq mosaics

In this week's podcast, a Carolina professor discusses unique mosaics uncovered in Israel.

Jodi Magness hasn’t just studied history by reading books. She’s dug it up herself.

The Kenan Distinguished Professor for Teaching Excellence in Early Judaism from the College of Arts and Sciences, Magness has spent her career working on archaeological excavations to better understand the history of ancient Palestine.

In this week’s episode, Magness talks about the importance of archaeology and her work at Huqoq in Israel, where her crew has uncovered unique mosaics.

Learn more about Magness’ work at Huqoq and find out how students can work on the excavation here.

Read a transcript of this episode.

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