The International Organization for
Septuagint and Cognate Studies

Grinfield Lectures

Grinfield Lectures on the Septuagint 2021–22

The second series of the Grinfield Lectures are coming up in February of 2022. James K. Aitken, Professor of Hebrew and Early Jewish Studies at the University of Cambridge, will give three lectures on the theme, "The Septuagint and the History of the Book".

  1. "The Septuagint within Egyptian Book Culture"
    Monday, 14th February, 5:00–6:00 PM (UTC)
    venue: TBD

  2. "The Septuagint within Greek Education"
    Tuesday, 15th February, 2:00–3:30 PM (UTC)
    venue: Seminar in Jewish Studies in the Graeco-Roman Period, Hebrew Centre, Walton Street, Oxford

  3. "The Septuagint within Textual Plurality"
    Monday, 21st February, 5:00–6:00 PM (UTC)
    venue: TBD

The recordings of the three lectures of the first series (given in 2021) are available in Vimeo (about halfway down the page).

See the preliminary flyer below. Mark your calendars, and check back later for more details.