Re: New E-List - Apparatus Criticus
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--- In email@example.com, "Chris Weimer"
> There's a new e-list: Apparatus Criticus
> <../../../../../Apparatus_Criticus/> , for text critical discussions.
> Here's the description:
> Apparatus Criticus is an academic email list which focuses on the study
> of manuscripts and textual criticism. This includes the study of
> manuscript traditions, palaeography(paleography), epigraphy, the
> restoration of fragmentary texts, emendation proposals, and
> text-critical methods and applications. Other topics include major
> thinkers and innovators in the fields, such as A.E. Housman, Karl
> Lachmann, L. D. Reynolds, or relevant literature like Texts and
> Transmission: A Survey of the Latin Classics or Scribes and Scholars: A
> Guide to the Transmission of Greek Latin Literature.
> The material should be limited to ancient literature of the Western
> World, the Graeco-Roman classics, Jewish or Christian works, the Qur'an,
> ancient papyri, etc... all before the invention of the printing press.
> All posts should be on topic and within the scope of the stated
> description. The list owner expects all posts to be evidenced by facts
> and scholarship. A working knowledge of either Greek, Latin, Syriac,
> Coptic, Arabic, or other languages of the texts in question is necessary
> for discussion on an actual text.
> As a moderated list, members are ideally professionals working in a
> related field. Students are welcome, and so are others interested in
> seriously pursuing the subject matter, but both are expected to conduct
> themselves with professional decorum befitting a real academic event.
> best regards,
> Chris Weimer
> University of Memphis