ancient tightly rolled papyrus scroll

Papyri, parchment and scrolls, oh my! In this interview, UC Classics historian Andrew Connor discusses The Dead Sea Scrolls as artifacts, and provides us with some of the finer points of ancient writing. Learn how scrolls were made, what ink scribes used, and how texts are preserved. Have you ever wondered what the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Declaration of Independence have in common? Listen to this podcast to find out!

Written by Andrew Connor; featuring Andrew Connor and Sarah Lima; produced by Christian Cloke and Sarah Lima; featuring Vivaldi's Gloria; recording and editing by R. Aaron Allen Productions.