Session1324
TitleHebrew Manuscripts and Their Margins, II: Cultural Encounters in the Margins
Date/TimeWednesday 6 July 2022: 16.30-18.00
 
OrganiserEva Frojmovic, School of Fine Art, History of Art & Cultural Studies / Centre for Jewish Studies / Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds
 
Moderator/ChairJulie Harris, Independent Scholar, Illinois
 
Paper 1324-a Genizah Margins: Reevaluating the Meaning of a Medieval Jewish Textual Art
(Language: English)
Noam Sienna, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Index Terms: Art History - General; Hebrew and Jewish Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 1324-b Copying Mistakes or Mistaken Copyists: On the Interplay between Text and Diagrams in the Sefer ha-Mar'im
(Language: English)
Sabine Arndt, Institut für Jüdische Studien, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Index Terms: Hebrew and Jewish Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography; Science
Paper 1324-c Marginalia and Gender in Hebrew Manuscript Illumination
(Language: English)
Eva Frojmovic, School of Fine Art, History of Art & Cultural Studies / Centre for Jewish Studies / Institute for Medieval Studies, University of Leeds
Index Terms: Art History - General; Hebrew and Jewish Studies; Manuscripts and Palaeography
 
AbstractThe series of sessions present current research in Hebrew manuscript studies after the codicological turn, and especially margins, marginalia and marginalities in relation to, manuscripts in any Jewish languages, including codicology, paleography, glossing, page layout of commentaries and exegesis, paratexts, image on the edge, scribal drawing and illuminators' painting in the margins, maps and diagrams, Hebrew and other Jewish languages, centre, periphery, margins, intertextualities, and intervisualities, recycling and palimpsests, Genizah and 'Genizah of Europe', and Books within Books.