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Mobility and Materiality in Byzantine-Islamic Relations (7th-12th Centuries)

The Byzantine Studies Research Center at Boğaziçi University is pleased to announce the online conference “Mobility and Materiality in Byzantine-Islamic Relations (7th-12th Centuries)” to take place on 12-13 November 2021. This international conference brings together scholars who are interested in … Continue reading

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American Research Institute in Turkey Fellowships, 2022-2023

The American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT) is pleased to announce 2022-2023 fellowship programs for students and scholars based in the U.S. and Canada:  ARIT / National Endowment for the Humanities Advanced Fellowships for Research in Turkey cover all fields … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 2022 International Medieval Congress

To encourage the integration of Byzantine studies within the scholarly community and medieval studies in particular, the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 2022 International Medieval Congress, … Continue reading

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Leeds International Medieval Conference

University of Leeds, 4-7 July 2022 Conference website. The IMC provides an interdisciplinary forum for the discussion of all aspects of Medieval Studies. Proposals on any topic related to the Middle Ages are welcome, while every year the IMC also … Continue reading

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Visions of Constantinople: The City and its Peoples

Constantinople, modern Istanbul, stands at the conjunction of Europe and Asia. Founded on the site of Byzantium by Constantine in 330 CE its significance religiously, politically, and culturally in the succeeding centuries from its foundation cannot be over-emphasised. But what … Continue reading

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Eruption/Disruption/Interruption

Australian Early Medieval Association Conference, 1-2 October 2021. The conference committee invites papers on the theme of Eruption/Disruption/Interruption. As we continue to process the impact of COVID-19 on global and local societies, the jury is still out on whether the … Continue reading

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M.A./Ph.D. Scholarships and Travel Grants in Byzantine Studies (2021-2022)

Applications are now open for the 2021-2022 Andrew W. Mellon M.A./Ph.D. scholarships and short-term travel grants offered by the Bogazici University Byzantine Studies Research Center. For more information please visit http://byzantinestudies.boun.edu.tr/index.php?page=events&id=61.

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Power of Rhetoric: First OEBG-SPBS Joint Online Lecture

The First Joint Online Lecture of the Austrian Byzantine Association and the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies. All are welcome; prior registration is required. Tuesday 27 May, 17:00 UK time Nikolaos Zagklas, University of Vienna The Power of … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 57th International Congress on Medieval Studies

To encourage the integration of Byzantine studies within the scholarly community and medieval studies in particular, the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 57th International Congress on … Continue reading

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2021 Online Byzantine Greek Summer School, Bogazici University Byzantine Studies Research Center

The Byzantine Studies Research Center of Bogazici University is pleased to announce the organization of its fourth Byzantine Greek Summer School from July 29 to August 18, 2021.  Students will have the chance to participate in an intensive program in … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals: New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and Early Christian

New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and Early Christian Studies 21–23 July 2021 Call for Proposals The Program in Biblical and Early Christian Studies in ACU’s Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry is hosting a symposium in Melbourne … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Lecture: Ritual and Politics in Early Rus

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross in Brookline, MA, is pleased to announce its next lecture: “Ritual and Politics in Early Rus.” Dr. Alexandra Vukovich, University of Oxford, will discuss the ceremonies … Continue reading

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Semester 1 2021 Centre for Classical Studies Seminar Series

The Australian National University Canberra Australia Call for Presenters The ANU Centre for Classical Studies invites submissions for the Semester 1 2021 public seminar series (Late February to mid-May). Speakers are invited to present on any topic related to Classical … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Mary Jaharis Center Grants 2021–2022

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture is pleased to announce its 2021–2022 grant competition. Our grants reflect the Mary Jaharis Center’s commitment to fostering the field of Byzantine studies through the support of graduate students and early … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Fellowships in Byzantine Studies (2021-2022)

The Byzantine Studies Research Center of Bogazici University in Istanbul invites applications for postdoctoral fellowships in the fields of Byzantine history, art history, and archaeology for the 2021-2022 academic year. Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Byzantine Studies Application deadline: … Continue reading

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New Publication: Hymns, Homilies and Hermeneutics in Byzantium

Hymns, Homilies and Hermeneutics in Byzantium, ed. Sarah Gador-Whyte and Andrew Mellas (Leiden: Brill, 2020). Byzantina Australiensia volume 25 The collection of papers in Hymns, Homilies and Hermeneutics explores the literature of Byzantine liturgical communities and provides a window into … Continue reading

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Online Reading Group: Critical Theory for Byzantine Studies (Fall 2020)

The Byzantine Studies Research Center of Bogazici University is pleased to announce the organization of an online reading group entitled Critical Theory for Byzantine Studies during Fall 2020. Intended as a platform to discuss critical problems and theoretical questions that … Continue reading

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Shifting Frontiers XIV: Scale and the Study of Late Antiquity

3-5 June 2021, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. This event will take place virtually via Zoom. For the Fourteenth Meeting of the Society for Late Antiquity, we invite papers that investigate scale, which can be defined as a graduated … Continue reading

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Applications Open for Funded MPhil and PhD places in the IRCI (ACU)

The Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry at Australian Catholic University in Melbourne is now accepting applications for funded MPhil & PhD places from students wishing to study in any of our three programs: Biblical & Early Christian Studies, Medieval … Continue reading

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8th International Symposium “Days of Justinian 1″

Skopje 13-14 November 2020.  Special thematic strand: Religion.  Confirmed keynote speaker: Antonio Rigo. Important info: The Committee is closely monitoring the situation with Covid-19.  The Committee will organize combined sessions with on-line presentation of the papers, in case that some … Continue reading

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