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Lecture: Invoking the Secret Names of God

Date: 02/28/2012
Ethiopian scroll fragmentInvoking the Secret Names of God: How Ethiopian Magic Scrolls Work for Protection & Healing A lecture by Steve Delamarter Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 4pm Millar Library Sandbox, First Floor Free & open to the public In this presentation, Steve Delamarter, Director of the Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, will explain the world view and practices surrounding the use of amulet scrolls in popular Ethiopian culture. Co-sponsored by the Portland State University Library, the Middle East Studies Center, and the Portland Center for Public Humanities. For more information, please contact middleeaststudiescenter@pdx.edu or (503) 725-4074.

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