Ciclo di seminari extracurriculare - Paleografia greca: le scritture dei secoli X-XVI

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The subject of this seminar is Greek book writing in the 10th to the 16th centuries. The focus will be on the following styles of writing: “bouletée” and “Perlschrift” minuscule (10th century), Italian-Greek writings (10th-12th centuries), cursive writings (11th-13th centuries), “Fettaugenmode” (13th century), Palestinian-Cypriot and Salento writings (12th-14th centuries), scholarly writings (14th century), and humanistic-Renaissance writings (15th-16th centuries).

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To be able to read, describe and date Greek manuscripts in minuscule.