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Coverage for grant RQ-50485-10

The Mandaean Book of John: Critical Edition, Translation and Commentary
James McGrath, Butler University

Grant details:

Butler Religion Professor Awarded Federal Funding (Media Coverage)
Publication: Inside Indiana Business
Date: 6/18/2010
Abstract: A Butler University associate professor of religion has landed a $130,000 National Endowment for the Humanities grant to translate the Mandaean Book of John. James McGrath and his collaborators plan to spend the next two years producing a typed version of the text in the original language and translating the more than 200 pages of handwritten text.