Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Frankfurter interview on ancient magic

THE COPTIC MAGIC PAPYRI BLOG: Podcast #12: Talking Ancient Magic with David Frankfurter.
In this episode, the well-known scholar of ancient Mediterranean religion David Frankfurter not only introduces the into the basic questions concerning magic in the ancient world, but also shares his memories of magic studies during their revival in the 1990’s. David Frankfurter specializes in Jewish and Christian apocalyptic literature, magical texts, popular religion, and Egypt in the Roman and late antique periods. ...

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