Online Lecture Series

Material and Written Culture of Christian Egypt

This online lecture series is organized by the Coptic Old Testament Project in cooperation with the Seminar for Egyptology and Coptic Studies at the University of Göttingen. All lectures are held on Zoom. If you would like to attend, please send an e-mail to Alin Suciu to receive the invitation link and password. The Waiting Room will be opened 15 minutes before the lecture starts. Please note that for technical reasons we might have to limit access on some lectures on a first come, first served basis. 

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Past Lectures Past Lectures

  • Alberto Camplani
    The Patriarchal Institution in Egypt and its Ideology between Demetrius and Isaac: Old and New Documents
    Wednesday, October 21, 2020
    YouTube Video
  • Arietta Papaconstantinou
    Forms of life-writing in Coptic Literature
    Wednesday, November 25, 2020
    YouTube Video
  • Paola Buzi
    From This to Turin: The Eighth-Century Papyrus Codices Preserved in the Museo Egizio
    Wednesday, December 26, 2020
    YouTube Video
  • Mark Swanson
    On the Thirteenth-Century ‘Golden Age’ of Copto-Arabic Literature: The Case of Butrus al-Sadamanti 
    Wednesday, January 20, 2021
    YouTube Video coming soon
  • Febe Armanios
    Coptic Christians in Ottoman Egypt, 1517-1798: Religious Practices and Communal Dynamics
    Wednesday, January 20, 2021
    YouTube Video coming soon