Oral presentations, performances, and demonstrations

  • Session IV: 2:30 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.

      Riley 106

      Sacred Scripts: The Archaeology of Biblical Manuscripts
      Moderator: Chris Blackwell

      Elias Eells, Christine Gwinn, Sam Hill, Laura Krueger
      A presentation of ongoing research on three biblical manuscripts: the 8th Century St. Chad Gospels (Latin), the 10th Century Codex Bodmer 25 (Greek), and the 14th Century Wycliffe New Testament (English). Members of the Furman University Manuscripts Club will introduce these documents, and discuss their collaborative work in documenting their contents using state-of-the-art information technologies. This presentation should be interesting to students of religion, history, art history, languages and computer science.

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