Ethiopic (Ge‘ez) Manuscripts: An Informational Event with Examples drawn from Duke’s Collection

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Perkins Library, Korman Assembly Room, 217

Event Contact

Meyerhoff, Eli

Speaker(s): 
Dr. Gay L. Byron

Dr. Gay L. Byron, Franklin Humanities Institute, Humanities Unbounded Visiting Fellow, will introduce her current project, highlight some of the Ethiopic manuscripts in the Rubenstein collection, and address the complex set of challenges associated with studying early Christian Ethiopian sources. J. Andrew Armacost, Curator of Collections, Rubenstein Library, will display examples from Duke's collection for the in-person audience.

An in-person, catered reception outside, at the tent between the Perkins and Bostock libraries, will follow. New affiliates of the Manuscript Migration Lab will be introduced at the reception.

Register here: https://cutt.ly/RegisterEthiopic

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Event flyer with image of manuscript and Gay Byron's headshot
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
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Sponsor
Manuscript Migration Lab
Event Co-Sponsors
Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI), Humanities Unbounded