Category Archives: Conferences

AABS 20th Conference: Dissidence and Persecution in Byzantium

The 20th AABS conference will be on the theme of Dissidence and Persecution in Byzantium and will be held at Macquarie University, Sydney, July 19-20, 2019.  The keynote speaker will be Professor David Olster from the University of Kentucky.  Please … Continue reading

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Byzantium in the Adriatic from the Sixth to Twelfth Centuries

Split, Croatia, 28-30 September 2018 Croatian Society for Byzantine Studies & Department of History, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of the University of Split The field of Byzantine Studies has recently gained impetus in Croatia from the establishment of … Continue reading

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Envisioning the Roman Emperor in Speech and Word in Late Antiquity

On Wednesday July 25 2018 a colloquium will be held at Macquarie University on the topic of “Envisioning the Roman Emperor in Speech and Word in Late Antiquity”. This colloquium is organised by Dr Meaghan McEvoy as part of the … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 44th 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 44th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference to be held in San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Forty-fourth Annual Byzantine Studies Conference

Submission online by: February 15, 2018, Thursday, 11:59 EST Notification email by: March 15, 2018, Thursday The Forty-fourth Annual Byzantine Studies Conference (BSC) will be held in San Antonio, Texas, October 4-7 2018. For information on BSANA, please consult the … Continue reading

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PhD Colloquium on Late Antiquity

University of Reading, 4-5 May 2018 Keynote speech: Dr. Chiara O. Tommasi (University of Pisa): Esotericism in Classical and Late Antiquity Late Antiquity was once regarded as an age of decadence and barbarisation as well as a ‘marginal’ field of study. … Continue reading

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Classical and Byzantine Studies Conference: Athens, Greece

The Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER), a world association of academics and researchers based in Athens, organizes its Annual International Conference on Classical and Byzantine Studies on 4-5 June 2018, Athens, Greece.  You are more than welcome to … Continue reading

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Late Roman and Early Byzantine Politics Day

Macquarie University, November 15 2017 Building W3A, Room 328 (Moot Court) I am organising an informal work-in-progress day on the topic of Late Roman and Early Byzantine Politics, to enable scholars of this period in Australasia to meet, hear papers … Continue reading

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Spitting on Statues and Saving Hercules’ Beard: The Conflict over Images (and Idols) in Early Christianity

Free Public Lecture Friday 22nd September Christ Lecture Theatre, Young Street, Fitzroy , 5:30 Robin M. Jensen, Patrick O’Brien Professor of Theology University of Notre Dame, USA In conjunction with: 11th Annual Conference of the Asia-Pacific Early Christian Studies Society … Continue reading

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Mary Jaharis Center Session at the 25th International Medieval Congress

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 25th International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds, July 2–5 2018. We invite session proposals on any topic relevant to Byzantine … Continue reading

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Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity

The 2nd Annual Pacific Partnership in Late Antiquity conference will be held at the University of Auckland from July 11-13 2018. Proposals can be for papers in any area of late antique, early medieval or Byzantine studies and the conference is intended … Continue reading

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Grief and Consolation

IAS/UWA Classics and Ancient History/CHE Symposium, Institute of Advanced Studies, The University of Western Australia 15 September 2017 More info: http://www.historyofemotions.org.au/events/grief-and-consolation Submissions Deadline: 1 August, 2017 Submissions: Send to Lara O’Sullivan (lara.osullivan@uwa.edu.au) Grief, particularly the grief associated with bereavement, has … Continue reading

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2017 Meeting of ReLACS (Regional Late Antiquity Consortium Southeast)

October 19-20 2017, Vanderbilt University ReLACS, now in its fifth year, is a regional workshop of scholars of Late Antiquity held on a rotating basis at Vanderbilt University, the University of Tennessee, and the University of Kentucky. The 2017 meeting … Continue reading

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5th International Scientific Symposium “Days of Justinian I”

Special Thematic Strand for 2017: “Byzantium and the Slavs: Medieval and Modern Perceptions and Receptions”, Skopje, 17-18 November 2017 Organised by “EURO-BALKAN UNIVERSITY, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia and UNIVERSITY OF BOLOGNA, Italy, in partnership with the Institute of National History … Continue reading

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Australasian Society for Classical Studies 2018

The 39th conference of the Australasian Society for Classical Studies will be held at the University of Queensland from 30 January to 2 February 2018.  Full details and the call for papers are available on the conference web site. Submission of … Continue reading

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The Once and Future Kings: Roman Emperors and Western Political Culture from Antiquity to the Present

We are delighted to announce that registration is now open for the international conference, ‘The Once and Future Kings: Roman Emperors and Western Political Culture from Antiquity to the Present’, which is being held from July 5-7, 2017, at the … Continue reading

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Second Byzantine Colloquium of the University Of Buenos Aires

Between Lust and Chastity: The Byzantines on Love and Sex Buenos Aires, 28–29 August 2017 Download details or see www.arts.kuleuven.be/byzantium. Rivers of ink have flown since A. Kazhdan’s seminal contribution, “Byzantine Hagiography and Sex in the Fifth to Twelfth Century” … Continue reading

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The Forty-Third Annual Byzantine Studies Conference

University of Minnesota in Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8 2017 The Byzantine Studies Association welcomes submissions by March 1, 2017 using its online system for the 2017 BSC to be hosted by the University of Minnesota in Twin Cities, … Continue reading

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Russian State Hermitage Conferences

The State Hermitage museum is happy to announce Call for Papers for two conferences: Christian Orient: Cultural Interactions with other Traditions (September 28-29 2017) and Byzantium Within the Context of the World Culture dedicated to the memory of Alisa V. … Continue reading

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Eastern Christianity and Late Antique Philosophy

Macquarie University, Museum of Ancient Cultures, Building X5B, Thursday 6-Friday 7 April 2017 Sponsors: The Ancient Cultures Research Centre The Society for the Study of Early Christianity The Department of Ancient History Convenor: Ken Parry, Department of Ancient History Full … Continue reading

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