In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000
Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21
10 am-5 pm
The exhibition "In the Beginning: Bibles Before the Year 1000" offers a unique opportunity to examine issues in the production, use, and iconic status of biblical manuscripts from the second to tenth centuries over a vast geographical expanse. An internationally distinguished group of speakers explores aspects of book culture, collectors and collections of biblical manuscripts, and particular manuscripts displayed in the exhibition.
Program is available online at http://www.asia.si.edu/events/ITBsymposium.htm
There is no charge for this symposium, but pre-registration is required to reserve a seat.
Register online at http://www.asia.si.edu/events/ITBsymposium.htm, or if you prefer, print the online registration form and send it by fax or mail. You can also call (202) 633-4123 to request a registration form or for other inquiries.
202-357-4911 attn. In the Beginning Symposium
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