United Kingdom, partner of the Hebrew Fragments in European Libraries project

No systematic search for the fragments in British collections has been undertaken in the past. Recently, the search for the fragments is carried on by Judith Olszowy-Schlanger and the French team in collaboration with the British Library and the Cairo Genizah Research Unit, Cambridge. An important part of the British project is the connection between the Cairo Genizah Collections and the fragments found in the bindings: a recent survey carried in the Cambridge University Library revealed that several dozens of fragments which were thought to emanate from the Cairo Genizah actually come from bindings of Spanish manuscripts. The development of the British part of the project is one of our priorities, given the numbers of Latin and other manuscripts in British collections and the undeniable interest and diversity of the fragments found and published so far.

Institutions and researchers

  • Cairo Genizah Research Unit, University of Cambridge

    contact person : Ben Outhwaite

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VIIIE JOURNÉE DOCTORALE MARDI 6 DÉCEMBRE 2016, DE 9H00 À 17H00

Thursday December 1, 2016

SCRIBES ET MANUSCRITS HÉBREUX MIGRANTS : ENTRE TRADITION ET INNOVATION

EAJS Lab AIX 2016 / Research Approaches in Hebrew Bible Manuscript Studies

Friday June 3, 2016

Le“ EAJS Lab” est un événement scientifique (conférences et workshop) qui traitera de la transmission matérielle de la Bible hébraïque, de l’Antiquité au Moyen Âge. 

VIIe journée d’études doctorale et post-doctorale en paléographie et diplomatique hébraïques

Monday November 23, 2015

Archives, Genizah et recyclage des manuscrits dans la culture juive

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