Traces of InkAgain, the E-Book (PDF) is Open Access. HT the AWOL Blog. For some PaleoJudaica posts on the study of ancient ink, see here and links, here, and (on inkwells) here and links.
Experiences of Philology and Replication
Series: Nuncius Series, Volume: 7
Volume Editor: Lucia Raggetti
Traces of Ink. Experiences of Philology and Replication is a collection of original papers exploring the textual and material aspects of inks and ink-making in a number of premodern cultures (Babylonia, the Graeco-Roman world, the Syriac milieu and the Arabo-Islamic tradition). The volume proposes a fresh and interdisciplinary approach to the study of technical traditions, in which new results can be achieved thanks to the close collaboration between philologists and scientists. Replication represents a crucial meeting point between these two parties: a properly edited text informs the experts in the laboratory who, in turn, may shed light on many aspects of the text by recreating the material reality behind it.
Contributors are: Miriam Blanco Cesteros, Michele Cammarosano, Claudia Colini, Vincenzo Damiani, Sara Fani, Matteo Martelli, Ira Rabin, Lucia Raggetti, and Katja Weirauch.
Prices from (excl. VAT): €99.00 / $119.00 Hardback
Publication Date: 22 Feb 2021
Publication Date: 25 Feb 2021
Visit PaleoJudaica daily for the latest news on ancient Judaism and the biblical world.