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September 2024 Candidate  Hybrid
A Module in Introduction to Ancient Magic Series • Non-sequential Series
Mixed Lecture/Discussion • Low intensity
Last in the sequence of Ancient Magic is the use of magic in the early Christian world, its relationship with contemporary magic, and related texts. We will explore the origins of this magic, how it was used, and how it evolved over time. We will look at both religious and non-religious magic through a number of examples, both verbal spells and magical items, such as Aramaic incantation bowls.

Required Texts

There are no required texts for this module.

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This will be a Hybrid class (4 lectures & 4 discussion sessions). Each week will consist of 1 hour of recorded lecture and 1 hour of live discussion (not recorded) for a total of 8 class hours over the course of the month.

1. The Wednesday sessions each week will be a lecture session (recorded live), shared with all students afterward in case they wish to review the session or were unable to attend it live.
2. The Monday sessions each week will be a live discussion session (not recorded).

Days and Times

Meeting Mondays & Wednesdays at 8:00 PM Eastern for eight 1-hour sessions on September 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30

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