Francisco Javier de Barco del Barco

Email: javier.delbarco [at]
Teléfono: (+34) 916022360
Despacho: 1D11
Científico Titular de OPIS
Instituto de Lenguas y Culturas del Mediterráneo y Oriente Próximo
Departamento de Estudios Judíos e Islámicos
Grupo: Historia Cultural del Mediterráneo

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Javier DEL BARCO (Madrid, 1973) is a specialist in Hebrew codicology and paleography, and in the history of Hebrew manuscripts from the late Middle Ages to the early Modernity. His research is focused in questions such as the study and interpretation of the manuscript as a historical and cultural object, the relation between the object and the text, practices of reading, using and collecting manuscripts, and Hebrew book transmission and circulation.

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