The Internal Organization of Papyrus Amherst 63

Published: November 18, 2020

The Internal Organization of Papyrus Amherst 63 Based on the 2018 published edition of Papyrus Amherst 63 Professor van der Toorn’s lecture will allow attendees of the workshop to engage with the most recent scholarship on the subject of the internal organization of the document.  His general subject will focus on how the document is…

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Textualizing Aramean Identities in Egypt: Papyrus Amherst 63

Published: November 18, 2020

Textualizing Aramean Identities in Egypt: Papyrus Amherst 63 Professor Holm’s presentation highlights the new evidence that Papyrus Amherst 63 brings to our understanding of the Aramean and Aramaic-speaking diaspora in Egypt. The papyrus, written in approximately the fourth century BCE in Aramaic but using Demotic Egyptian script, is an anthology of Aramaic texts that reflect…

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