Paratexts of the Bible

Paratexts of the Bible

Further Details of the Project

The project is funded by an Advanced Grant of the European Research Council (ERC). Its duration is from 2015 to 2019.

The project aims at publishing an online e-Clavis of all relevant biblical paratexts in Greek and their manuscript witnesses. Some 200 of these paratexts will be critically edited and published in a printed book. The main results will be synthesized in a monograph.

This will require registering and ordering more than 2500 manuscripts of the Old and New Testament. More than 500 paratexts will be studied.

The project is limited to Greek material. Collaboration with experts on other languages is welcome.

The project includes a network of partner institutions, the most important of which are: