Alexandrea ad Aegyptvm: the legacy of multiculturalismo in antiquity

Alexandrea ad Aegyptvm: the legacy of multiculturalismo in antiquity
Alexandrea ad Aegyptvm: the legacy of multiculturalismo in antiquity

Sousa, Rogério; Fialho, Maria do Céu; Haggag, Mona; Rodrigues, Nuno Simões

Edições Afrontamento

ISBN: 978-972-36-1336-0 (Edições Afrontamento)

Sumário
Preface

Cornelli, Gabriele

5-7
Moving Forward

Serageldin, Ismail

9-11
Acknowledgements

Sousa, Rogério; Fialho, Maria do Céu; Haggag, Mona; Rodrigues, Nuno Simões

13-14
Introduction

Sousa, Rogério; Fialho, Maria do Céu; Haggag, Mona; Rodrigues, Nuno Simões

15-18
On the Trail of Alexandria’s Founding

Silva, Maria de Fátima

20-34
The Ptolemies: an Unloved and Unknown Dynasty: contributions to a Different Perspective and Approach

Sales, José das Candeias

35-47
Representations of Alexandria in Classical Latin Literature

Pimentel, Maria Cristina de Castro-Maia de Sousa

48-61
Amimetobiou, the One «of the Inimitable Life»: Cleopatra as a Metaphor for Alexandria in Plutarch

Rodrigues, Nuno Simões

62-73
Alexandria’s Revolutionary Role in North-South Navigation and Trade

El-Abbadi, Mostafa

76-82
Cosmopolitan Trends in the Arts of Ptolemaic Alexandria

Haggag, Mona

83-100
The Polyvalent Nature of the Alexandrian Elite Hypogea: a case study in the Greco-Egyptian Cultural Interaction in the Hellenistic and Roman Periods

Savvopoulos, Kyriakos

101-121
Identity and Cosmopolitism: the Jewish Politeuma of Alexandria

Leão, Delfim F.

122-133
Festive Alexandria: Mobility, Leisure, and Art in the Hellenistic Age

Ferreira, Luísa de Nazaré

134-144
Apollonius of Rhodes and the Universe of the Argonautica

Fialho, Maria do Céu

146-152
Callimachus and the New Paths of Myth

Várzeas, Marta

153-160
Tradition and Identity in Lycophron

Deserto, Jorge

161-170
Manetho and the History of Egypt

Araújo, Luís Manuel de

171-195
The Alexandria of Philo in Philo of Alexandria

Alexandre Jr., Manuel

196-210
The Elements of Euclides: the Cornerstone of Modern Mathematics

Silva, Jorge Nuno; Pinto, Helder

211-220
Zeus Kasios or the Interpretatio Graeca of Baal Saphon in Ptolemaic Egypt

Oliveira, Alexandra Diez de

222-229
«Lost in Translation»: the Hellenization of the Egyptian Tradition

Sousa, Rogério

230-264
Was Sarapis of Alexandria a Multicultural God?

Davydova, Alla B.

265-270
The Cult of Isis in Rome: some aspects of its Reception and the Testimony of Apuleius’ Asinus Aureus

Teixeira, Cláudia

271-282
A Timeless Legacy: the Calendars of Ancient Egypt

Canhão, Telo Ferreira

283-301
Hypatia and the Idiosyncrasies of Christianity in Egypt: a study of the events occurred at Easter 415 A.D. in Alexandria

Dias, Paula Barata

302-319
The Great Advances in Mathematics in the Context of Alexandrian Culture

Gamas, Carlos Alberto Duarte

320-329
Between the Museum and the Library of Alexandria

Pereira, Maria Helena da Rocha

332-338
Bibliotheca Alexandrina: Beginning Anew

Wastawy, Sohair F.

340-343