Program of the Congress

    The Michigan League, The University of Michigan

    Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 29 - August 4, 2007

    Monday, July 30, 2007

    Session HISTORY I HERCULANENSIA I PAP. AND EGYPT. I
    Chair Arthur Verhoogt Richard Janko Joseph Manning
    09.00
    Christelle Fischer-Bovet
    Army and Egyptian Temple Building under the Ptolemies
    Mario Capasso
    Per una ricostruzione dell'opera De vitiis di Filodemo
    Rachel Mairs
    A Demotic-Greek Ostracon from Aswan, from the Collection of the Brooklyn Museum
    09.20
    Andrea Jördens
    Zur Flucht von Liturgen
    Daniel Delattre
    Du nouveau concernant le P.Herc. Paris 2
    Foy Scalf
    Demotic Funerary Texts from the Louvre and Egyptian Funerary Literature in Roman Egypt
    09.40
    Peter Arzt-Grabner
    "And Tending Neither to Be a Truant nor a Fugitive": Some Remarks on the Sale of Slaves in Roman Egypt and Other Provinces
    Annick Monet
    Contribution pour une édition du P.Herc. Paris 2
    Monica Signoretti
    The Myth of the Sun's Eye and its Greek Translation
    Session HISTORY II HERCULANENSIA II PAP. AND EGYPT. II
    Chair Alan Bowman Goia Maria Rispoli Janet Johnson
    10.40
    Janneke de Jong
    What's in a Title? New Epithets in Third-Century Imperial Titulature
    Jürgen Hammerstaedt
    Christian Jensen's and Wolfgang Schmid's Unpublished Herculanean Papers
    Leslie S.B. MacCoull
    A Date for P.KRU 105?
    11.00
    Colin E.P. Adams
    Bureaucracy and Power in Diocletian's Egypt: The World of P.Panop. Beatty
    Roger T. Macfarlane
    P.Herc. 817 from Facsimiles to MSI: a Case for Practical Illustration of Progress
    Georg Schmelz
    Letter to a Bishop
    11.20
    Carolin Arlt
    Age Structure and Cultural Bias in Graeco-Egyptian Mummy Labels
    Aaron K. Olsen
    P.Herc. 394: A Test Case for Further Editions of Latin Papyri from Herculaneum
    Alain Delattre
    Nouveaux textes coptes d'Antinoé
    Session HISTORY III HERCULANENSIA III PAP. AND EGYPT. III
    Chair Jennifer Sheridan-Moss David Armstrong Terry Wilfong
    14.00
    Maria Rosaria Falivene
    Greek Anthologies on Papyrus and Their Readers in Early Ptolemaic Egypt
    Maria Clara Cavalieri
    Per una nuova edizione dell'Index Stoicorum di Filodemo (P.Herc. 1018)
    Hans Förster
    The Coptic Papyri of the Doresse Collection in the Vatican Library
    14.20
    María Jesús Albarrán Martínez
    A Nun's Dispute with Her Mother in the Late Sixth Century
    Robert N. Gaines
    P.Herc. 1423: The Case of the Missing Column
    Jennifer Cromwell
    Aristophanes Son of Johannes: an 8th Century Bilingual Scribe?
    14.40
    Jean-Luc Fournet
    Les tribulations d’un pétitionnaire égyptien à Constantinople. Révision de P.Cair. Masp. III 67352
    W. Benjamin Henry
    A New Edition of P.Herc. 1050 (Philodemus, On Death iv)
    Jennifer Taylor Westerfeld
    The Vocabulary of Sacred Space in Documentary Papyri from Late Antique Egypt
    15.00
    Mark Depauw
    Quantifying Language Shifts in Egypt (800 BC – AD 800) on the Basis of Trismegistos
    Jeffrey Fish
    Philodemus' On the Good King: Political Protreptic or Homeric Scholarship?
    Session HISTORY IV LITERARY PAPYRI I RELIGION AND MAGIC
    Chair Ann E. Hanson Timothy Renner Robert Daniel
    15.40
    Benjamin Kelly
    Petitions, Litigation and Feud in Roman Egypt
    Timothy Renner
    The Nile Waters, the Sky, and Capricorn: A New Greek Fragment of Geography or Mythography
    Renata-Gabriela Tatomir
    Interdisciplinary Aspects Concerning the Connotations of a Controversial Word: nsj.t
    16.00
    Ari Bryen
    The Village is Watching: Visibility and Violence in Petitions from Roman Egypt
    Daniela Colomo
    Antinoos' Mystery in a New Fragment from the Leipzig Collection
    Gil Haviv Renberg
    Incubation at the Memphis Sarapeum
    16.20
    Isabella Andorlini
    Egypt and the Medicinal Use of Papyrus According to Soranus and Other Physicians
    Cornelia Eva Römer
    News from Jannes and Jambres
    Malcolm Choat
    Anatolios the Archiprophetes
    16.40
    Sabine R. Huebner
    Therapeuteria Reconsidered
    Nele Baplu, Marc Huys, and Thomas Schmidt
    The Syllabic Word Lists in P.Bouriant 1 Reconsidered
    Theodore S. de Bruyn
    Christian Amulets with Biblical Inscriptions: a Catalogue in Progress
    17.00
    Hélène Cuvigny
    Du côté de chez Zeus
    José-Antonio Fernández-Delgado and Francisca Pordomingo
    Thèmes et modèles d’exercices scolaires sur papyrus

    Tuesday, July 31, 2007

    Session HISTORY V PAP. & BIBL. STUDIES I HERCUL. PANEL I
    Chair Dorothy Thompson Cornelia Römer Giovanni Indelli
    09.00
    Brian Muhs
    A Late Ptolemaic Grapheion Archive in Berkeley
    Robert A. Kugler
    A Loan for "Dorotheos the Jew" (P.Polit. Iud. 8): Rethinking Law and the Jews in Light of the Herakleopolis Papyri
    Francesca Longo Auricchio
    Su alcuni desiderata della Papirologia Ercolanese
    09.20
    Francisca A.J. Hoogendijk
    The Practice of Taxation in Three Late Ptolemaic Papyri
    Livia Capponi
    Aristobulus and the hieros logos of the Egyptian Jews
    Giuliana Leone
    Il P.Herc. 1010 (Epicuro, Sulla natura, libro II): anatomia del rotolo
    09.40
    Erja Salmenkivi
    Hellenistic Herakleopolis Magna
    Scott Charlesworth
    T.C. Skeat, p64+67 and p4, and the Problem of Fibre Orientation in Codicological Reconstruction
    Gioia Maria Rispoli and Gianluca Del Mastro
    Nuove letture nei papiri del cosiddetto secondo libro della Poetica di Filodemo
    10.00
    Scott Bucking
    When Worlds Collide: Papyrology, Archaeology, and the Search for the Ancient "Schoolroom"
    Donald Charles Barker
    Secular and Christian Codices
    Session ECONOMY I PAP. & BIBL. STUDIES II HERCUL. PANEL II
    Chair David Potter David Martinez Francesca Longo Auricchio
    10.40
    Sofía Torallas Tovar and Klaas A. Worp
    Ptolemaic Texts in the Montserrat Abbey
    Juan Chapa
    Fortunes and Misfortunes of the Gospel of John
    Giovanni Indelli
    Le colonne I–X 10 di P.Herc. 1008 (Filodemo, I vizi, libro X)
    11.00
    Ann Ellis Hanson
    The Men of the Family in the Julio-Claudian Tax Archive
    Anne Marie Luijendijk
    P.Oxy. II 209: An Early Christian School Exercise in Context
    Elvira Scognamiglio
    Il P.Herc. 163 (Filodemo, Sulla ricchezza, libro I): anatomia del rotolo
    11.20
    Francois Lerouxel
    The Interest Rate in Loans of Money from Oxyrhynchus Before AD 79
    Andreas Bammer
    An Approach to the Papyrological Understanding of Paul's "Labouring Night and Day" (1Th 2:9)
    Gianluca Del Mastro
    Il De conversatione di Filodemo nei papiri ercolanesi
    11.40
    Michel Cottier
    The Customs Districts of Roman Egypt
    Laura Giuliano
    Una citazione del IV libro Sulla natura di Epicuro nel P.Herc. 807
    Session ECONOMY II TOPOGRAPHY TECHNOLOGY I
    Chair Bernhard Palme Adam Bülow-Jacobsen Traianos Gagos
    14.00
    Marie Drew-Bear
    La paraphylake dans les baux de terre byzantins du Nome Hermopolite
    Myrto Malouta
    Texts in Context: a Methodological Study of the Topography of Talei
    Alain Martin
    75 ans de Bibliographie Papyrologique (1932–2007)
    14.20
    Miroslava Mirković
    Count Ammonios and Taxes
    Katherine Blouin
    Toponymy and Cartography of the Mendesian Nome in the Roman Period
    Uri Yiftach-Firanko
    Greek Law in Roman Times – a Computerized Databank of Greek Legal Documents from Egypt
    14.40
    Florence Lemaire
    Antimisthosis in the Dioscorus Archive
    Lorenzo Fati
    Tholthis: sede dell'ufficio di Leodamas
    Alan Bowman
    A Virtual Workspace for the Study of Ancient Documents
    15.00
    Chrysi Kotsifou
    The Sixth-Century Archive of the Olive-oil Makers of Aphrodito and the Hyvernat Ostraka Collection at the Catholic University of America
    Bryan Kraemer
    The Meandering Identity of a Fayum Canal: Abdul Wahbi / Bahr Seila / Dioryx Kleonos / The Henet of Moeris
    James Cowey
    Translations of a selection of BGU I–IV texts for HGV
    Session TECHNOLOGY II JURISTIC PAP. WORKSHOP I (PTOL.)
    Chair Robert Kraft Hans-Albert Rupprecht Maryline Parca
    15.40
    Reinhold Scholl & Marius Gerhardt
    The Papyrus-Portal Deutschland
    Schafik Allam
    New Light on the katagraphé
    John Lundon
    A New Fragment of a Ptolemaic Documentary Papyrus from the Kölner Papyrussammlung
    16.00
    Stephen M. Bay
    Multi-Spectral Imaging and the Oxyrhynchus Papyri
    Gerhard Thür
    Fictitious Loans
    M. El-Ashiry and M. Kashaf
    An Account of Deliveries from Certain Villages
    16.20
    Russell Stepp & Gene Ware
    The Application of Astronomical Image Processing Techniques to P.Herc. 118
    Éva Jakab
    Sale or Loan?
    Maryline G. Parca
    A New Ptolemaic "Daybook" of Payments in Kind?
    16.40
    Michael Meerson
    Seasons of Death for Donors and Testators
    Ryosuke Takahashi
    Greek and Demotic Dipinti from a Ptolemaic Quarry in Middle Egypt
    17.00
    Joachim Hengstl
    Haftungsfragen bei Liturgiestellvertretungen

    Wednesday, August 1, 2007

    Plenary Session Papyrology and the UNESCO Convention on Cultural Property
    Chair: Dorothy J. Thompson
    09.30–11.30
    Facilitator: Bruce Frier
    Speakers: Patty Gerstenblith and Jean-Luc Fournet

    Thursday, August 2, 2007

    09.00–12.00 Poster Sessions, Rodney Ast and Rosario Pintaudi
    Session LITERARY PAPYRI II WORKSHOP II (ROM. 1) ARABIC PAP. PANEL
    Chair Kathleen McNamee Paul Schubert Michael Morony
    09.00
    Dirk Obbink
    The New Archilochus Fragment from Oxyrhynchus: Further Accessions
    Adam Bülow-Jacobsen
    O.Dios inv. 568
    Eva Grob
    Arabic Epistolography over the Centuries
    09.20
    Cassandra Borges, Brian Calabrese, and C. Michael Sampson
    New Greek Lyric in the Michigan Collection? P.Mich. inv. 3498 + 3250a, b, and c
    Leslie Caroline Kelly
    The Ubiquitous ἐγκύκλιον: A Mortgage Tax from Oxyrhynchus
    Petra Sijpesteijn
    Shaving Beards as a Punishment in Early Islamic Egypt
    09.40
    Rebecca Ann Sears
    P.Mich. inv. 2958: A Michigan Musical Papyrus Reconsidered
    Laurent Capron
    Un nouveau fragment du Louvre qui complète partiellement BGU I 337 + BGU I 1 + P.Louvre I 4
    Lucian Reinfandt
    Crime and Punishment in Early Islamic Egypt: the Arabic Papyrological Evidence
    10.00
    Gladys Frantz-Murphy
    Security and Identity
    Session LITERARY PAPYRI III WORKSHOP II (ROM. 2) ARAB. LIT. PAP. PANEL
    Chair Dirk Obbink Klaas A. Worp Maya Schatzmiller
    10.40
    Natascia Pellé
    Per una nuova edizione dei papiri tucididei
    Paul Heilporn
    Un papyrus thébain du IIe s. apr. J.-Chr.
    Tasha Vorderstrasse
    Arabic Ostraca: An Overview
    11.00
    Maroula Salemenou
    Transmission of the Demosthenic Tradition
    Nikos Litinas
    P.Mich. inv. 3443
    W. Matt Malczycki
    The hadith in P.Utah Ar. Atiya 205
    11.20
    Marco Stroppa
    Osservazioni bibliologiche sull'Athenaion Politeia di Berlino
    Thomas Kruse
    Eine Eingabe an einen Epistrategen aus der Münchener Papyrussammlung
    11.40
    Marie-Hélène Marganne
    Le signalement des auteurs et des œuvres dans les papyrus littéraires grecs de médicine
    Fabian Reiter
    Ein Ostrakon aus Pergamon in der Papyrussammlung des Ägyptischen Museums in Berlin
    Session DERVENI PAP. PANEL WORKSHOP III (BYZ.) PALAEOGRAPHY
    Chair Richard Janko Nikolaos Gonis Raffaella Cribiore
    14.00
    Alberto Bernabé Pajares
    The Derveni Papyrus: Problems of Edition, Problems of Interpretation
    Nahum Cohen
    Hermopolis Magna. A New Collection of Papyri from the Berlin Aegyptisches Museum
    Alan Mugridge
    Writing and Writers in Antiquity: Two "Spectra" in Ancient Greek Handwriting
    14.20
    Apostolos Pierris
    The Derveni Papyrus: In Search of the Author and of a Second Book
    Alia Hanafi
    Some Greek and Arabic Documents from Early Islamic Egypt
    Francesca Schironi
    Book-ends, End-titles, Coronides in Papyri with Hexametric Poetry
    14.40
    Richard Janko
    On Reconstructing the Derveni Papyrus
    Noemi Poget-Kern
    Pigs, Justice and Tachygraphy. An Opistograph Papyrus from the Geneva Collection
    Maria Konstantinidou
    Identifying Hands: Different Scribes or Different Books? The Example of Scribe #A1
    15.00
    Giovanna Menci
    Crittografia greca in Egitto: un nuovo testo
    Session LITERARY PAPYRI IV WORKSHOP IV (LIT.) SOKN. NESOS PANEL
    Chair Ruth Scodel Jean-Luc Fournet Roger S. Bagnall
    15.40
    Valentina Millozzi
    Reading Hellenistic Poetry in Roman Egypt
    Benjamin Weaver
    P.Jen. inv. 266: Problems Old and New at Euripides' Bacchae 64–69
    Paola Davoli
    The Soknopaiou Nesos Project: the Settlement and its Territory
    16.00
    Francisca Pordomingo
    La colométrie dans les papyrus ptolémaïques: le texte des anthologies poétiques
    Panagiota Sarischouli
    Acta Alexandrinorum or a Report of Proceedings?
    Ivan Chiesi, Nicola Raimondi, Simone Occhi
    Il Soknopaiou Nesos Project: i rilievi topografici del sito
    16.20
    Kathleen McNamee
    Very Small Scripts
    Stephen M. Bay
    O.Col. inv. 2178. A New Coptic Liturgical Text
    Mario Capasso
    Il Soknopaiou Nesos Project: bilancio papirologico (2004-2006)
    16.40
    Timothy Pepper
    A Patron and a Companion: Two Animal Epitaphs for Zenon of Caunos
    Timothy M. Teeter
    Unknown Troparia from a Monastery in Arsinoe?
    Sandra Luisa Lippert
    Seeing the Whole Picture - Why Reading Greek Texts from the Site is not Enough
    17.00
    Martin Stadler
    Complementing the Picture – the Philological Aspects of the Excavations
    19.00 Reception at Mediterrano Restaurant, 2990 South State Street, Ann Arbor.

    Friday, August 3, 2007

    Session SPACES FOR TEACHING COLLECTIONS ONOM. & LING. I
    Chair Roger S. Bagnall Alain Martin Todd Hickey
    09.00
    Grzegorz Majcherek
    The Late Antique Auditoria of Kom el-Dikka
    Paul Schubert
    The Evolving Shape of the Papyrus Collection in Geneva
    Raquel Martín-Hernández & Sofía Torallas Tovar
    A Database of Mummy Labels
    09.20
    Paola Davoli
    A Fourth-Century House at Trimithis (Dakhleh Oasis): the Archaeological Context
    Alberto Nodar Domínguez
    The Palau Ribes Papyrological Collection Rediscovered
    Amin Benaissa
    The Onomastic Evidence for the God Hermanoubis
    09.40
    David M. Ratzan
    A Teacher's dipinto from the Great Oasis of Roman Egypt
    Robert A. Kraft
    Pursuing Papyri and Papyrology by Way of eBay
    T.V. Evans
    Standard Koine Greek in Third Century BC Papyri
    10.00
    Raffaella Cribiore
    Exhortations to Students in Epigrams from the Dakhleh Oasis
    Stanley E. Porter
    Buried Linguistic Treasure in the Babatha Archive
    Session LATE ANT. OXY. PANEL ONOM. & LING. II
    Chair James G. Keenan Rosario Pintaudi
    10.40
    Nikolaos Gonis
    Governing Oxyrhynchus in Late Antiquity
    Matias Buchholz
    Aspects of the Influence of Legal Latin on Legal Greek in the Papyri
    11.00
    Roberta Mazza
    What is an Oikos? Oxyrhynchus Evidence on Households in the Wider Context of Late Antique Economy
    Marja Vierros
    Substrate Interference in the Greek Language of the Notaries of Pathyris
    11.20
    Todd M. Hickey
    The Extent and Expansion of the Apion Estate
    Gregg W. Schwendner
    The Oral Style of Didymus the Blind’s Lectures on the Psalms (PsT) and its Audience
    11.40
    Giuseppina Azzarello
    Vecchi e nuovi personaggi della famiglia degli Apioni nei documenti papiracei
    Session JURISDICTION IN LATE ANT. EGYPT PANEL MATERIAL CULTURE
    Chair Rudolf Haensch Terry Wilfong
    14.00
    Bernhard Palme
    The Judicial Branch of the Governors' Offices: Organisation and Tasks
    Andrew T. Wilburn
    Re-Mapping Karanis: Geographic Information Systems and Site Analysis
    14.20
    Rudolf Haensch
    The Bilingual Protocols of Late Antique Egypt
    Robert Daniel
    Air-conditioned Houses in Graeco-Roman Egypt?
    14.40
    Claudia Kreuzsaler
    Settling Disputes without Recourse to Formal Litigation: the Syene Papyri of Munich
    Harald Froschauer
    Studies on Sketches and Models on Papyrus, Parchment and Paper
    15.00
    Jitse H.F. Dijkstra
    The Provenance of the Patermouthis Archive

    Saturday, August 4, 2007

    09.30–12.00 General meeting of the Association Internationale de Papyrologues