Editing Oslo papyri: kick-off workshop

The project "Strengthening research capacity in the papyrus collection of the Oslo University Library" is proud to announce its first workshop. The event is open for all and can offer a wide variety of lectures within the main theme of the research project.



Monday, December 3rd. Grupperom 1, Georg Sverdrups hus
10.00  - 10.30

Welcome and Presentation of the Project

10.30 - 11.15 ”The edition of a new Hellenistic papyrus between tradition and innovation in medical terminology” by Isabella Andorlini, Parma
11.15 - 12.00

”A new literary fragment from Karanis: a surgical treatise and a passage of Epictetus” by David Leith, Cambridge

12.00 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.15 "The electronic corpus of Greek medical papyri: problems and perspectives", by Nicola Reggiani, Parma
14.15 - 15.00

”Trying out layouts for the Medicalia Online lemmata: the example of pharmakotheke” by Isabella Bonati, Parma

15.00 - 15.30 Break
15.30 - 14.15

”A fragment of a late antique medical codex: the opposite tendency to continuity and change” by Francesca Corazza, Parma

Tuesday, December 4th. Undervisningsrom 3, Georg Sverdrups hus
9.30  - 11.00

”Three Christian papyri from the Oslo collection” by Anastasia Maravela, Oslo

11.00  - 11.15

The project Tiny voices from the past by Reidar Aasgaard, Oslo

11.15 - 11.30


11.30 - 12.30 Planning session I (Early Christianity group: Maravela, Römer, Sandnes, Wehus)

The rest of the group visits the Oslo papyrus collection

12.30 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.15

”New Fayum papyri from the Oslo collection” by Anastasia Maravela, Oslo

14.15 - 15.00 "Where was Polydeukeia?” by Cornelia Römer, Cairo
15.00 - 15.30 Break
15.30 - 16.15

"A piece of official correspondence from the Roman Fayum: P. Leid. inv. 571” by Joanne Stolk, Oslo

16.15 - 17.30

”The Last Crocodile Mummy in the Center for the Tebtunis Papyri” by Erja Salmenkivi, Helsinki

Wednesday, December 5th. Grupperom 4, Georg Sverdrups hus
9.30  - 10.15

”Authorial and editorial correction as an indicator of linguistic change: dative replacement in the papyri” by Joanne Stolk, Oslo

10.15 - 11.00

”The problem of committing Menander to paper” by René Nünlist, Köln

11.00 - 11.15


11.15 - 12.00 Planning session II (Language of the papyri group: Maravela, Stolk, Welo)
12.00 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 15.00

Planning session III (Medical papyri/Medicalia Online: Andorlini, Reggiani, Bonati, Corazza, Maravela, Welo)

EITREM MEMORIAL LECTURE 2012 will conclude the workshop

16.15-18.00, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, room 203


If in truth you are Odysseus...”. Distrust and persuasion in the Odyssey


Published Nov. 19, 2012 2:12 PM - Last modified Apr. 25, 2014 10:58 AM