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Introduction to Islamic Codicology

4–8 September 2017, Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, UK

CUL Reading Room

Course Programme

The programme as of Friday, 1 September 2017 follows. It  may be subject to change.

Monday, 4 September 2017

09.15 Registration and Library Check-in
In the Foyer, Cambridge University Library
09.3012.30

Welcome and Morning Lectures
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

A General Introduction to Codicology; Parchment and Paper

12.3013.30 Lunch
13.3014.00

Early-Afternoon Lectures
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

The Islamic Manuscript Collections of Cambridge University Library; An Introduction to Manuscript Handling

14.0017.30

Hands-on Session
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

Observing Parchment and Paper in Manuscripts

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

09.1512.30

Morning Lecture
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

The Quire and the Codex

12.3013.30 Lunch
13.3014.00 Tour of Cambridge University Library
14.0017.30

Hands-on Session
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

Identifying the Quires of a Manuscript

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

09.15–12.30

Morning Lecture
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University Library

The Page and Page Settings

12.3013.30 Lunch
13.3014.00 Tour of Cambridge University Library's Department of Conservation
14.0017.30

Hands-on Session
In the Milstein Room, Cambridge University

Preparing a Manuscript Description

Thursday, 7 September 2017

9.1512.30

Morning Lecture
In the Sir Geoffrey Keynes Room, Cambridge University Library

Scripts and Styles

12.3014.00 Lunch
14.0017.30 Hands-on Session
In the Manuscript Reading Room, Cambridge University Library

Decorations in Manuscripts

Friday, 8 September 2017

9.1512.30 Morning Lectures
In the Sir Geoffrey Keynes Room, Cambridge University Library

The History of the Manuscript; From Codicology to the History of the Book

12.3014.00 Lunch
14.0017.00 Hands-on Session
In the Manuscript Reading Room, Cambridge University Library

Examining the Binding
17.0017.30 Distribution of Certificates
In the Near and Middle Eastern Department, Cambridge University Library