Eric Harvey

CESTA Affiliated Researcher

Eric Harvey is a CESTA Affiliated Researcher, and he previously served as CESTA’s 2021-22 Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow and an ACLS Emerging Voices Fellow. Eric earned his Ph.D. in Near Eastern and Judaic Studies from Brandeis University in 2020 with his dissertation “Sing to the Lord a New(-ish) Song: The Psalms of the Egyptian Hallel Across Two Thousand Years.” His research combines Book History, Material Philology, and Evolutionary Biology to reconceptualize Hebrew Psalms over the longue durée. He also researches disability in antiquity and advocates for accessibility in digital tools and resources. He keeps a personal site with blog and accessibility resources at