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'The World Comes to Sinai' Conference-Workshop, 6th February 2016

The Saint Catherine Foundation is pleased to present 'The World Comes to Sinai: St Catherine’s Monastery and its Library as a Cultural Magnet', a workshop-conference to be held on Saturday, 6 February 2016, 10.00 to 13.00 at Bridgewater House, 14 Cleveland Row, SW1A 1DP, London. Programme 10.00 Welcoming Remarks C.E. Richardson, Treasurer, Saint Catherine Foundation 10.10 How Did Syriac Manuscripts Get to Sinai? Sebastian Brock, Department of Oriental Studies, Oxford University 10.35 Visitors from Christian Orient and the Palimpsested Manuscripts Claudia Rapp, Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies, Vienna University 11.00 Break 11.30 Sinai an