Genizah Scribes at Work


Professor Olszowy-Schlanger will explore the social and economic status of the scribes represented in the Cairo Genizah and examine their different domains (books or legal documents), their education, and the methods of scribal practice.

Judith Olszowy-Schlanger, Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Sciences Historiques et Philologiques Schoenber

Event Location: 
Class of 1978 Orrery Pavilion
Kislak Center for Special Collections
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut Street
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Event Date and Time: 
April 25, 2018 5:00pm
Open to the public