Anti-Jewish Polemic among Syriac Christians during the First Centuries of Islam

Peshitta, 9th century. The National Library of Israel

Date: Oct 21, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM–11:00 AM Location: Harvard Faculty Club Address: 20 Quincy Street Cambridge, MA 02138 MORE INFORMATION & REGISTRATION

A workshop for students exploring anti-Jewish polemical texts written by Syriac-speaking Christians during the early centuries of Islam. Led by Aaron M. Butts, The Catholic University of America. RSVP required.

This workshop is part of the Studying East of Byzantium II workshop series. East of Byzantium is a partnership between the Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center that explores the cultures of the eastern frontier of the Byzantine empire in the late antique and medieval periods.