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RessourcentypKonferenzen, Tagungen, Kolloquien
TitelReligions of the Book: Manuscript Traditions in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, 1000-1500
BeschreibungSecond Annual Sacred Leaves Public Lecture and Graduate Symposium
February 21and 22, 2008

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL

"Religions of the Book: Manuscript Traditions in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, 1000-1500"

Public Lecture: "Medieval Manuscripts and Medieval Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations"
Thomas E. Burman, Lindsay Young Associate Professor of History, University of Tennessee

Thursday, February 21, 2008, 7:00 P.M.
Traditions Hall, Alumni Center

Graduate Symposium:
Friday, February, 22 2008, 8:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.
Tampa Library Special Collections, 4th Floor

8:30 a.m. Informational Packets and Informal Gathering

8:45 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Mark I. Greenberg, Director of Special Collections
Jane Marie Pinzino, Sacred Leaves Symposium Coordinator

SESSION ONE 9:00 -10:40 a.m.

Moderator: Cass Fisher, Asst. Professor, USF Dept. of Religious Studies


Michael Mols, University of Chicago, “Bernard’s Sermonic Performance of the Song of Songs”

Monika Saelemakers, University of Amsterdam, "Do Halakhic Texts Talk History? The Medieval Legal Hebrew Text Or Zaru'a as a Primary Historical Source"

Rachel Adelman, University of Toronto, “When Myth and Nomos Meet: the Use of Midrashic Sources in Halachic Literature of the Middle Ages”

Chaim Meir Neria, University of Chicago, “ ‘In the Astonishing Commentaries of the Christian Masters on this Book’: Rabbi Joseph Shem Tov ibn ShemTov reading St. Thomas Aquinas”

BREAK 10:40-11:00 a.m.

SESSION TWO 11:00-12:15 p.m.

Moderator: Lesley T. Stone, Sacred Leaves Annual Graduate Symposium Coordinator, 2007


Emily Neumeier, Boston College, “Kufic Korans: The Art of Calligraphy in Islamic Manuscripts”

Israel M. Sandman, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Loyola University-Chicago, "Interpreting Borrowed Images: Explaining Medieval Jewish Illuminations Modeled Upon the Christian Divine Couple"

Eka Tchkoidze, Princeton University, “Georgian Hagiography and Manuscript Tradition in the XIth Century”

LUNCH 12:15-1:30 p.m.

SESSION THREE 1:30-3:10 p.m.

Moderator: Kathleen O’Connor, Assistant Professor, USF Dept. of Religious Studies


Jessica Andruss, University of Chicago, "Japheth ben Eli's Jonah Commentary and the Mutazilite Doctrine of 'Isma"

Nyssa Rhiannon Hanger, University of South Florida, “Emotional Healing in the Medicine of the Prophet”

Hannah Hemphill, Oxford University, "The Voice of God Against the Voice of Reason: Reconciling Abrahamic Faith With Rationalism in the Middle Ages"

W. Richard Oakes Jr., University of Edinburgh, “The Ascendancy and Authority of the Tafsir Genre”


For more information, please contact:

Jane Marie Pinzino, Ph.D.
Special Collections Department
University of South Florida
4202 E. Fowler Avenue, LIB 122
Tampa, FL 33620-5400
813.974-2731 voice
813.396-9006 fax

The Annual Sacred Leaves Graduate Symposium is organized by the Special Collections Department with support for the keynote address provided by the USF Humanities Institute.

To view schedule of papers and register for the symposium, please visit

Both events are free and open to the public. Registration for the symposium is required.
Sponsored by Tampa Library Special Collections and the USF Humanities Institute.

Jane Marie Pinzino, Ph.D.
Sacred Leaves Symposium Coordinator
University of South Florida/Tampa Library
Special Collections Department
4202 E. Fowler Ave, LIB 122
Tampa, FL 33620-5400
813.974-2731 voice
813.396-9006 fax
Quelle der BeschreibungInformation des Anbieters
VeranstaltungsortTampa / Florida
PersonName: Pinzino, Jane Marie [Dr.] 
Funktion: Ansprechpartnerin 
KontaktdatenName/Institution: University of South Florida/Tampa Library 
Strasse/Postfach: 4202 E. Fowler Ave, LIB 122 
Postleitzahl: 33620-5400 
Stadt: Tampa 
LandVereinigte Staaten von Amerika
SchlüsselbegriffeKomparatistik (Kulturvergleich, Interkulturelle Literaturwissenschaft); Literatur 700 - 1150; Literatur 1150 - 1300; Literatur 1300 - 1500
Klassifikation04.00.00 Allgemeine Literaturgeschichte > 04.03.00 Vergleichende Literaturgeschichte; 06.00.00 Mittelalter
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