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Byzantinist Society of Cyprus Lecture Series – June 9

The Byzantinist Society of Cyprus is organizing an online lecture series under the general title “Mediterranean Crossroads”. During the first cycle of the series (Spring-Summer 2022), Professors Judith Herrin, Alessandro Taddei and Athanasios Markopoulos will offer presentations shedding light on … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 48th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference

As part of its ongoing commitment to Byzantine studies, the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 48th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference to be held at the University … Continue reading

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New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and Early Christian Studies

ACU Melbourne. On 20-22 April 2022, the Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry at ACU will be running a three-day symposium titled ‘New Trajectories in Australian Research on Late Antiquity and Early Christian Studies,’ to be held in-person at ACU’s … Continue reading

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Byzantine Greek Online Summer School

The Byzantine Studies Research Center of Bogazici University is pleased to announce the organization of its fifth Byzantine Greek Summer School from July 18 to August 5, 2022. Students will have the chance to participate in an intensive program in Medieval Greek with Prof. … Continue reading

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Slow and Fast Violence in Late Antiquity

Society of Classical Studies 154th Annual Meeting, 5-8 January 2023, New Orleans Call for Papers for Panel Sponsored by the Society for Late Antiquity: Slow and Fast Violence in Late Antiquity Organized by Henry Gruber, Department of History, Harvard University We … Continue reading

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43rd ASCS Annual Conference and Meeting – ONLINE

https://whova.com/web/ascs_202202/ The 43rd ASCS Conference and Annual Meeting will be hosted online by the University of Tasmania 8-11 February 2022. A decision to make the conference online-only was taken in early January in response to the escalating public health crisis … Continue reading

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Historiography and Life Writing in the Late Antique World

Call for Papers Proposals for papers are sought for a hybrid conference (participation possible both in person and online) on 16-17 June 2022 exploring the writing of historiography in context of the developments in biographical literature during late antiquity. The … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Mary Jaharis Center Grants 2022–2023

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture is pleased to announce its 2022–2023 grant competition. *** NEW *** Mary Jaharis Center Co-Funding Grants promote Byzantine studies in North America. These grants provide co-funding to organize scholarly gatherings (e.g., … Continue reading

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Historiography and Life Writing in the Late Antique World

Call for Papers Proposals for papers are sought for a hybrid conference (participation possible both in person and online) on 16-17 June 2022 exploring the writing of historiography in context of the developments in biographical literature during late antiquity. The … Continue reading

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The 54th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies: Material Religion in Byzantium and Beyond

18-20 March 2022, Corpus Christus College & All Souls College, Oxford (deadline 10th December). The 54th Annual Spring Symposium in Byzantine Studies will be held in Oxford on the theme of Material Religion in Byzantium and Beyond. The Symposium brings … Continue reading

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43rd Ascs Annual Conference and Meeting

https://whova.com/web/ascs_202202/ The 43rd ASCS Conference and Annual Meeting will be hosted in hybrid format at The University of Tasmania’s Hobart city campus between 8-11 February 2022. It will be possible to participate in the conference online or in person. Venues … Continue reading

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Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity

February 2022 Zoom Conference – 18-20 February in the East; 17-19 February in the West. “Persistence and Resistance: 100 to 1000 CE” The Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity (PPLA) plans to have a conference on Zoom in February 2022 on … Continue reading

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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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