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Recently published: Pseudo-Kodinos and the Constantinopolitan Court: Offices and Ceremonies

Recently published: Pseudo-Kodinos and the Constantinopolitan Court: Offices and Ceremonies
Description
Latest volume in Ashgate's Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies series of monographs is written by the University of Birmingham's Dr Ruth Macrides, J.A. Munitiz and Professor Dimiter Angelov, The volume includes the text and translation of Pseudo-Kodinos, a 14th-century ceremonial book, as well as commentary as well as studies on clothing, hats, the significance of postures and gestures, the hierarchy of the titles, music, lighting, ceremonies..
Date:
12/12/2013

British Academy / Leverhulme Grant awarded to CBOMGS academic

British Academy / Leverhulme Grant awarded to CBOMGS academic
Description
Dr Amanda Phillips received the award to hold a workshop on Ottoman objects at the Birmingham Museum in April 2014 titled, "Empires of the Eye".
Date:
29/11/2013

University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study

University of Birmingham shares in £14.6 million AHRC funding for postgraduate study
Description
The University of Birmingham is one of six Midlands universities to benefit from a multi-million-pound partnership which will create hundreds of new postgraduate studentship opportunities across the region.
Date:
17/10/2013

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

Description
The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings.
Date:
10/09/2013

Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies

Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies
Description
Report on the 46th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies held in March at the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
21/05/2013

Modern Greek Translations now available to purchase online

Description
CBOMGS series of Modern Greek Translations, including our latest title - Elias Maglinis, The Interrogation - now available to purchase online at the UoB e-shop.
Date:
25/03/2013

Marie Curie Fellow of the Gerda Henkel Stiftung - Dr Amanda Phillips

Description
Research Fellow joins CBOMGS on a two-year fellowship sponsored by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung. Dr Amanda Phillips' project focuses on the role of objects in everyday life in the Ottoman Empire between 1600 and 1800.
Date:
28/01/2013

Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World

Description
The Annual Meeting of Postgraduates in the Reception of the Ancient World (AMPRAW) will take place at the University of Birmingham is a two-day postgraduate conference which will take place on the 10th and 11th of December 2012 in the University's Arts building. One of the keynote speakers is Dr Elena Theodorakopoulos who teaches Classics at Birmingham.
Date:
03/12/2012

Cultural intern scheme

Cultural intern scheme
Description
Applications are now being sought for 10 interns at leading cultural organisations within the West Midlands region as part of the University's Cultural Partnership Scheme. The paid placements are for 6 months and will start in October 2012.
Date:
04/07/2012

Improvements in Graduate employability rates

Description
Provisional results from the annual Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey show a significant improvement for graduates from Ancient History, Classics and Archaeology (AHCA)
Date:
05/04/2012
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