Lecturers: Prof. Malachi Beit Arie, Dr. Edna Engel, Alexander Gordin, Tamar Leiter
The course is aimed at researchers with knowledge and experience in Hebrew manuscripts who wish to deepen their work and research further. The course will focus on three points: Paleography, codicology, and deciphering texts.
Paleography: Eastern script, Yemeni script, Sephardi script, Ashkenazi script
Scribe Identification - distinguishing writing
Tools for Dating Manuscripts
Open Talk with Prof. Malachi Beit Arie
The course includes visits to the manuscripts reading room and to the restoration and preservation lab.
Identification and Deciphering of Hebrew Manuscripts (Advanced)
Mondays 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm
First class: April 9, 2018. Last class: June 4, 2018
Cost: 600 NIS