David Hamidovic (University of Lausanne) and Eleonora Serra(University of Lausanne) are organizing a panel on “Magic in ancientNear East and Middle East” to be held during the European Academy ofReligion, […]
Reposting a review from BMCR that slipped through my fingers in 2021 – definitely an important discussion of an important new book, particularly for readers of the Hermetica. Marina Escolano-Poveda, The […]
From the AGADE mailing list: Colleagues from Israel and the United States are alerting to the deathon Oct 27 of Prof. Shaul Shaked, emeritus Professor of Iranian Studiesand Comparative Religion, […]
Dr. Shaily Shashikant PatelMagic and Its Malcontents: Historiography as Heresiology 4pm Eastern, Thursday November 11, on ZoomRegister here: https://myumi.ch/4pxv3Abrahamic Vernaculars Fall Series Professor Patel’s research focuses on the various, often […]
Attilio Mastrocinque, Joseph Sanzo, Marianna Scapini, Ancient magic: then and now. Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beitraege, 74. Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag, 2020. Pp. 451. ISBN 9783515127967. €82,00. Reviewed by Elaine C. Sanderson on BMCR.