New Insights into Individual Magical Handbooks

WhenMay 18, 2018 - May 19, 2018 (All Day)
WhereNeubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
Event Websitehttps://neubauercollegium.uchicago.edu/events/uc/new_insights_into_individual_magical_handbooks/
Contact InformationNeubauer Collegium for Culture and Society
DescriptionThe conference will center mainly on papers given by an international team of papyrologists who have collaborated on the Transmission of Magical Knowledge project, which is aimed at re-editing and re-translating the magical handbooks from Late-Antique Egypt. The papers will discuss new insights and discoveries regarding these handbooks, as well important differences between them, with regard to format, content, and intended use
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Conferences, Workshops, Graduate Students
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