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Eulogy for Trude Dothan

BY SY GITIN I suppose when most of us think of Trude Dothan, we remember her many contributions to the field of Israeli archaeology, especially her excavations at Athienou, Deir el-Balaḥ, and Tel Miqne-Ekron, and her ground-breaking publications on the Philistines. As for me, it’s Trude’s more personal nature that I recall, her friendship, her ability […] Read more

Trude Dothan, 1922-2016

It is our sad duty to report that Trude Dothan, Professor Emeritus at Hebrew University, passed away peacefully in her sleep last night. She co-directed 14 seasons of excavations at Tel Miqne-Ekron with Albright Director Emeritus Seymour Gitin, and was a Senior Associate Fellow at the Albright. She was a good friend to the Albright. We send our condolences […] Read more