Lecture: Alberto Camplani, "The Making of the Patriarchate of Alexandria"

Mon, Dec 4, 2017, 4:30 pm

Title: "The Making of the Patriarchate of Alexandria: Forms of Self-representation and Traces of Lost Archives in Recently Discovered Sources in Ethiopic, Syriac, and Latin"

Alberto Camplani is professor of History of Christianity at “Sapienza University of Rome”. He also teaches courses on Syriac literature in “Institutum Patristicum Augustinianum”, and New Testament philology and exegesis in the “Catholic University of Milan”. Former editor of Studi e materiali di storia di religioni (2009- 2012), since 2013 he is director of Adamantius. Annuario di Letteratura Cristiana Antica e di Studi Giudeoellenistici. Member of the “International Association for Coptic Studies”, he was Congress secretary on the occasion of the Tenth International Congress of Coptic Studies in Rome, 2012. He is member of some committees for the evaluation of the historical research in Italian Universities. His researches concern early Christianity in Syriac and Coptic language (Bardaisan, Aphrahat, Athanasius, Timothy Aelurus), episcopal institutions in Late Antiquity, Gnostic and Hermetic texts.

Scheide Caldwell 103

Lecture: Janet Kay, "Burying the Past and Building the Future: Funerary Archaeology and Communities in Fifth-Century Britain"

Lecture: "Blood on the Floor: Mosaic Art, Violent Imagery, and Militant Piety in a Galilean Synagogue"

Faber Lecture: Caroline Humfress, "Law Before Islam"

Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 4:30 pm
Location: Scheide Caldwell House 103

Conference: "Legal Pluralism and Social Change in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages"

Thu, May 17, 2018 (All day) to Sat, May 19, 2018 (All day)
Location: 211 Dickinson Hall

Colloquium: "Climate Change and Societal Resilience in Premodernity"

Fri, May 25, 2018, 1:00 pm to Sun, May 27, 2018, 1:00 pm