Category Archives: Conferences

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

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 The … 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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ASCS 42 (2021)

Due to COVID-19, ASCS 42 will be held online from 8–12 February 2021. The conference organisers are Bob Cowan, Elizabeth Minchin, David Rafferty and Kathryn Welch. Further information The call for papers is now open. Form for submitting an individual … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel, 6th Forum Medieval Art

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture seeks proposals for a Mary Jaharis Center sponsored session at the 6th Forum Medieval Art, Kunstgeschichtlichen Instituts, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, September 29–October 2, 2021. The biannual colloquium is organized by the Deutsche … Continue reading

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Sailing With the Gods: Religion and Maritime Mobility in the Ancient World – Postponed

In light of the unfolding COVID-19 crisis the ‘Sailing With the Gods: Religion and Maritime Mobility in the Ancient World’ conference scheduled for June 2020 will be postponed until June 16-20 2021. Full conference details are at http://www.aabs.org.au/forthcoming/.

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Conflicts and Catastrophes in Roman and Late Antique Thrace

Fourth International Conference “Roman and Late Antique Thrace” (RaLATh), 12–16 October 2020, Burgas, Bulgaria Strategically located and rather vulnerable at the same time, ancient Thrace experienced a fairly large number of turbulent episodes throughout its existence. Several unsettling events, ranging … Continue reading

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Shifting Frontiers XIV: Scale and the Study of Late Antiquity

Ohio State University in Columbus Ohio, 24-27 March 2021. For the Fourteenth Meeting of the Society for Late Antiquity, we invite papers that investigate scale, which can be defined as a graduated range of values or measurements, whether, for example, of … Continue reading

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Call For Sessions: Mary Jaharis Center Sponsored Panel BSC 2020

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 46th Annual Byzantine Studies Conference to be held in Cleveland, Ohio, … Continue reading

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ANZAMEMS 2021: Call for Papers

The Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies conference committee seeks proposals for its 2021 conference on the theme ‘Reception and Emotion’, to be held in Perth, Australia at The University of Western Australia from 8–12 … Continue reading

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Writing Ancient and Medieval Same-Sex Desire: Goals, Methods, Challenges

This call for papers is for a conference to take place June 30-July 2, 2020 at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, on the topic of writing about same-sex desire in ancient and medieval societies. See https://cms.victoria.ac.nz/slc/about/events/writing-ancient-and-medieval-same-sex-desire-goals,-methods,-challenges for more. Derek … Continue reading

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