Query : Hebrew manuscripts
- European Commission3
- UNIWERSYTET JAGIELLONSKI1
- Social Anthropology and Ethnology1
- Art and Art History1
- Musicology and Performing Arts1
Philosophy on the Border of Civilizations and Intellectual Endeavours: Towards a Critical Edition of the Metaphysics (Ilahiyyat of Kitab al-Shifa’) of Avicenna (Ibn Sina)ID339621From6 February 2014to4 January 2019FunderEuropean CommissionFor its tremendous impact on subsequent philosophers and theologians, not only in the Islamic, but also in the Christian and Jewish worlds, Avicenna’s metaphysics represents a turning-point in the history of philosophy until modern times. A reliable edition of his most important metaphysical work, t...
(Re)constructing a Bible. A new approach to unedited Biblical manuscripts as sources for the early history of the Karaim languageID802645From5 February 2019to3 January 2024FunderEuropean CommissionCoordinatorUNIWERSYTET JAGIELLONSKIEastern European Karaims are the sole representatives of Karaite Judaism in Europe. Their native tongue is a severely endangered Turkic vernacular listed on the UNESCO Atlas of the Worlds’ Languages in Danger. Due to many historical events, including World War II and the Soviet era, the cultural her...
Ladino Proverbs: Edition, Recovery and Dissemination of the Endangered Cultural Heritage in the post-Holocaust YugoslaviaID792150From0 September 2019to2 August 2021FunderEuropean CommissionThis research project will constitute the first peremiological study of the Sephardic tradition from Serbia and Bosnia. Whereas other forms of the Ladino oral tradition from these countries such as ballads, songs or folktales have all been analysed, the proverb tradition remains largely unstudied. T...