[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP120103738]
Researchers Prof Heike Behlmer; Dr Jennifer Cromwell; Dr Malcolm Choat
Brief description This examination of documents on papyrus from first millennium CE Egypt concentrates not on scribes but the evidence for the activity of writing. It will illuminate ancient scribal practice while informing understandings of ancient education, administrations, and the way knowledge has been passed down from antiquity to the present.
Funding Amount $150,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects