Dr S. Castelli

Silvia Castelli, picture
s.castelli@vu.nl
faculteit der godgeleerdheid ( texts & tradition )
PhD Researcher

Working days Mo-Fri

Research

New Testament (Textual Criticism) - Second Temple Judaism (Hellenistic Judaism)- Reception Studies

Curriculum vitae

2010-present: PhD researcher for the NWO project "New Testament Conjectural Emendation - A Comprehensive Enquiry" (see www.surfgroepen.nl/sites/NTCE/public)

2005-2009: Assistant Professor of Ancient History - University of Trento, Italy

2001: PhD Jewish Studies - University of Torino, Italy; 1997: MA Classics - University of Pavia, Italy

Recent Publications

"Graia Migrabit ab urbe": A Textual and Historical Note on Petronius' Frg. 37, Journal for the Study of Judaism 43 (2012), 1-13.

"Murder and Prohibition of Murder in Josephus", in C. de Vos - H. Loehr (eds.), You Shall not Kill. The Prohibition to Kill in Ancient Culture and Religion, Supplements to the Journal for the Study of Judaism, Leiden: Brill, 2012.

"Displaying an Authoritative Witness: the Use of Flavius Josephus by Isho'dad of Merv", in M. Hirschberger (ed.), Juedisch-hellenistische Literatur in ihrem interkulturellen Kontext, Peter Lang, 2012.

"Ebrei illustri nel mondo romano. Il caso di Tiberio Giulio Alesandro", in P. Capelli (ed.), Roma e la Bibbia, Brescia: Morcelliana, 2011, 93-116.

"Flavius Josephus Revisited: Rivendicare il gioudaismo nel mondo romano", in M. Jona (ed.), Politiche di sopravvivenza alle persecuzioni, Padova: Esedra, 2011, 17-31.

"Kings in Josephus", in A. Lemaire - B. Halpern (eds), The Books of Kings. Sources, Composition, Historiography and Reception, Supplements to Vetus Testamentum 129, Leiden: Brill 2010, 541-559."

"Gli ebrei di Roma inviati in Sardegna nel 19 e.v. nelle fonti storiche di eta romana", Materia Giudaica 14/1-2 (2009), Firenze: La Giuntina, 2010, 67-80.

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