Institut für den Nahen und Mittleren Osten



Ink Workshop with Zina Cohen (Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung/Universität Hamburg)

28.06.2022 um 14:00 Uhr – 29.06.2022 um 18:00 Uhr

When? 28.06.2022-29.06.2022

Where? Edmund-Rumpler-Strasse 13, 80939 München – Room B 112


Tuesday, 28 June 2022

Beyond the text: what writing materials of the Cairo Genizah tell us about life in Middle Age

  • 14:00-16:00 First Session
  • 16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
  • 16:30-18:00 Second Session

    T-S 16.124, thanks to the Syndics of Cambridge University Library for permission to reproduce the images

    Wednesday, 29 June 2022

    Improving the manuscript studies with the help of material science. Presentation of different types of case studies

    • 14:00-16:00 Third Session
    • 16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
    • 16:30-18:00 Fourth Session


    Cod.hebr.53 (Steinschneider 47) Text recovery performed by Ivan Shevchuk Project 'Z01 - Manuscript Analysis to Recover Lost Writing', SFB950 'Manuscript Cultures in Asia, Africa and Europe' sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG) and part of the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cultures, University of Hamburg