Upcoming Events

EAST OF BYZANTIUM LECTURE

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | 12:00 PM–1:30 PM (EDT, UTC -4) | Zoom

Cosmopolitanism as Hospitality: Christian Charity and the Archaeology of the Medieval Silk Road in Armenia

Kate Franklin, Birkbeck, University of London

A lecture exploring the materiality of charity in high medieval Armenia. Advance registration is required. Registration closes on October 5, 2021, at 9:00 AM.

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EAST OF BYZANTIUM WORKSHOP

STUDYING EAST OF BYZANTIUM VIII
November 19, 2021, February 18, 2022, June 6–7, 2022 | Zoom

Studying East of Byzantium VIII: Material Culture

Marica Cassis, University of Calgary
Kate Franklin, Birkbeck, University of London

A three-part workshop that intends to bring together doctoral students studying the Christian East to reflect on how to study the material world of the Christian East, to share methodologies, and to discuss their research with senior specialists in the field. Participation is limited to 10 students. Those interested in attending should submit a C.V. and 200-word abstract no later than Monday, September 13, 2021.

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Lecture by Sören Stark, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU
November 15, 2021 | 12:00 PM (ET) | Zoom

Lecture by Marica Cassis, University of Calgary
February 15, 2022 | 12:00 PM (ET) | Zoom

Lecture by Robert Carter, University College London, Qatar
April 12, 2022 | 12:00 PM (ET) | Zoom

All lectures will take place live on Zoom, followed by a question and answer period. Please check back in fall 2021 for details.

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