Category Archives: Conferences

Herakles Inside and Outside the Church: From the First Apologists to the End of the Quattrocento

An International, Interdisciplinary Conference to be held at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand, 23-26 June 2015. The study of the reception of classical figures into Christianity is a recently renewed scholarly trend which overcomes decades of isolation between … Continue reading

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ASCS 36

The 36th conference of the Australasian Society for Classical Studies will be held at the University of Adelaide from Wednesday 28 to Friday 30 January 2015. The conference conveners are Professor Han Baltussen (han.baltussen@adelaide.edu.au) and Dr Jacqueline Clarke (jacqueline.r.clarke@adelaide.edu.au). The … Continue reading

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Conflict in Late Antiquity

Tvärminne, Finland, 17–18 October 2014 The XXIII Finnish Symposium on Late Antiquity will be organized on 17–18 October 2014. The aim of the symposium is to bring together scholars and postgraduate students with an interest in Late Antiquity from a variety … Continue reading

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2nd International Scientific Symposium – Days of Justinian I

Skopje 26-27 September, 2014 Organised by Euro-Balkan University, Skopje, Republic Of Macedonia and University Of Bologna, Ravenna Campus – School Of Humanities And Cultural Heritage, Italy, with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Macedonia. … Continue reading

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Travel, Travelers and Traveling in Late Antique Literary Culture

Organizer: Cam Grey, University of Pennsylvania, Sponsored by the Society for Late Antiquity The 2015 panel sponsored by the Society for Late Antiquity at the annual meeting of the American Philological Association on January 8-11 2015 in New Orleans will … Continue reading

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Afro-Byzantine and Greco-African Conference

We invite you to participate in the International Conference on Greco-African and Afro-Byzantine Studies at the University of Johannesburg to be held 27 October–1 November 2014. An International Conference on Greco-African and Afro-Byzantine Studies (i.e. History, Civilization, Culture, Arts) will … Continue reading

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Athens to Aotearoa: Greece and Rome in New Zealand Literature and Society

Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand), 4-6 September 2014 The Classics Programme at Victoria University of Wellington is delighted to announce a conference on the reception of antiquity in New Zealand, to take place in Wellington on 4-6 September 2014. … Continue reading

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Art and Religions of Antiquity

The Arts and Religions in Antiquity program unit of the Society of Biblical Literature is sponsoring three sessions at the 2014 annual meeting in San Diego, 22-25 November 2014. We welcome proposals on the art and material culture of any … Continue reading

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PAC Rim 28

28th Pacific Rim Roman Literature Seminar, La Trobe University City Campus, 360 Collins Street, Melbourne, 6-9 July 2014. Ancient and modern scholars alike have described, represented, deciphered and constructed Rome in a multiplicity of ways. Both now and in the … Continue reading

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Miracles and Wonders in Antiquity and Byzantium

University of Cyprus, 16-18 October 2014 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE Tales of miracle and wonder decorate both ancient and Byzantine literature and seem to have had a great impact upon ancient and Byzantine thought. A strong interest in the wondrous is already … Continue reading

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AABS 18th Conference: Byzantine Culture in Translation – Call for Papers

XVIIITH Biennial Conference, 28-30 November 2014, University of Queensland Byzantine culture emanated from Constantinople throughout the Middle Ages, eastwards into Muslim lands and central Asia, north into Russian, Germanic and Scandinavian territories, south across the Mediterranean into Egypt and North … Continue reading

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The Emperor in the Byzantine World

The 47th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies on the theme of “The Emperor in the Byzantine World” will be held at Cardiff University from 25 to 27 April 2014. Abstracts (of no more than 250 words) of proposed communications should … Continue reading

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AABS 18th Biennial Conference 2014

This a preliminary announcement about the next AABS conference, which will be held at the University of Queensland from 28-30 November 2014. Details will be posted on this web site and circulated by email as they become available. Byzantine culture … Continue reading

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