Blogs Blogs

Guest Post by Lloyd Abercrombie

Studying Coptic can be a lonely affair: there are only a handful of places in the world with ongoing projects devoted to Coptic studies, places where scholars and students can work not in pairs or small groups, but teams. One such place is Göttingen, Germany where the Digital Edition of the Coptic Old Testament project finds its home. Knowing that traveling to Göttingen would afford me a...
Read More About Guest Post by Lloyd Abercrombie »

Exhibit of Coptic Manuscripts at the University of Michigan

Two members of our team, Frank Feder and Alin Suciu, will curate an exhibit of Coptic manuscripts at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. The exhibit is entitled "Written Culture of Christian Egypt: Coptic Manuscripts from the University of Michigan Collection." The opening will take place November 12 at 4:30 p.m. in the Hatcher Library Gallery. In the morning of the same day, Alin...
Read More About Exhibit of Coptic Manuscripts at the University of Michigan »

Summer School in Coptic Literature and Manuscript Production, Hamburg

From the 17th to 21st September I attended the  Summer School in Coptic Literature and Manuscript Production at the centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures in Hamburg. It was a week of intensive study of various aspects of Coptic manuscripts and related fields, such as Ethiopian or Syriac Christianity .   Students not only from the area of Coptic Studies, but...
Read More About Summer School in Coptic Literature and Manuscript Production, Hamburg »

Research mission to Montserrat and Barcelona

Between 1 and 5 October, 2018, Frank Feder and I made a research trip to Montserrat and Barcelona. Our aim was to prepare a complete inventory list of the Coptic manuscripts kept there, since both collections are relatively poorly known. At the same time, we hoped to find new fragments of the Sahidic Old Testament for our project. Our first stop was at the Montserrat Abbey, home of a large...
Read More About Research mission to Montserrat and Barcelona »

Buchpublikation von Uwe-Karsten Plisch

Unser Teammember Uwe-Karsten Plisch hat gerade eine Neuauflage seines Buches "Was nicht in der Bibel steht - Apokryphe Schriften des frühen Christentums" veröffentlicht. Eine lesenswerte und informative Zusammenstellung frühchristlicher Schriften, die sehr populär waren, es aber nicht in den Bibelcanon geschafft haben. Das sehr empfehlenswerte  Buch kann hier ...
Read More About Buchpublikation von Uwe-Karsten Plisch »

Recent Bloggers Recent Bloggers

Malte Rosenau
Posts: 10
Stars: 3
Date: 11/13/18
Alin Suciu
Posts: 6
Stars: 1
Date: 11/2/18
Joanna Hypszer
Posts: 3
Stars: 0
Date: 10/22/18
Frank Feder
Posts: 5
Stars: 2
Date: 8/22/18
Suzana Hodak
Posts: 1
Stars: 0
Date: 7/11/18