Programme

Ancient Egyptian Scientific Literature in the Papyrus Carlsberg Collection

May 31st – June 1st, 2018

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Thursday May 31st:

09.00 – 09.30      REGISTRATION & COFFEE – room 15A.0.13

Session 1: Pharaonic Medicine

Chair: Fredrik Hagen

09:30 – 09:45     Opening remarks

09:45 – 10:15      Hans-Werner Fischer-Elfert

A Medico-Magical Handbook on Recipes for Eye Painting in Berlin (p10.484 + p 15.399)

10:15 – 11:00        Thierry Bardinet

Présentation de la première édition du papyrus Louvre E 32847

11:00 – 11:30       Sofie Schiødt

New Findings from the Unpublished Medical Papyrus Carlsberg 917

 

11:30 – 12:45        LUNCH

 

Session 2: Demotic & Greek Medicine

Chair: Luigi Prada

12:45 – 13:30       Claire Bubb

The Movement of Fluids in Hippocratic Places in Man and the Egyptian Vessel System

13:30 – 14:00        Amber Jacob

 Proctological Treatments in the Carlsberg Demotic Medical Corpus

 

14.00 – 14:15        COFFEE

 

Session 3: Coptic Medicine

Chair: Friedhelm Hoffmann

14:15 – 15:00        Tonio Sebastian Richter

Four Late Coptic Medico-Alchemical Papyri in Oxford and Paris

15:00 – 15:30        Anne Grons

Coptic Pharmacological Texts: The Coptic Herbal P. Carlsberg 500

 

15:30 – 15:45       COFFEE

 

Session 4: Astrology & Astronomy

Chair: Kim Ryholt

15:45 – 16:15       Lingxin Zhang

An Astrological Manual from the Tebtunis Library Concerning Women

16:15 – 17:00        Alexander Jones

Astronomical Papyri: What Have We Learned Since 1999?

 

17:00-19:00          RECEPTION – room 10.3.28

 

18:00                   Tour of the Papyrus Carlsberg Collection