The Palestine Exploration Fund
The PEF was founded in 1865 and is the oldest organization in the world created specifically for the study of the Levant, the southern portion of which was conventionally known as ‘Palestine’.
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Our first video is Yusif Kanaan and the Palestine Exploration Fund: local agency in the exploration of Palestine in the late 19th and early 20th century. An interview with Dr Sarah Irving, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, Edge Hill University by Dr Casey Strine, Chairman of the Palestine Exploration Fund and Senior Lecturer in Ancient Near Eastern History, University of Sheffield.
LATEST NEWS & ARTICLES
We are pleased to announce that the PEF-AIAR Fellow for 2021 is Dr. Morag Kersel (DePaul University) for her research project “Hidden Histories – the
We are pleased to announce the winners of the Routledge Philip R. Davies Early Career Publication Award for 2021. Details of the winners and their