Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek seminars

The Centre’s General Seminar is open to all interested in the related concerns of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies.  

Forthcoming seminars:

Bridging the Gap: processions in early medieval Constantinople

Bridging the Gap: processions in early medieval Constantinople
Date
24/10/2019 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Leslie Brubaker delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Byzantium: commonwealth, empire or nation-state?

Byzantium: commonwealth, empire or nation-state?
Date
31/10/2019 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Averil Cameron delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Byzantium and Africa: a new frontier

Byzantium and Africa: a new frontier
Date
14/11/2019 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Anna Kelley delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Morale and discipline in the Ottoman army,.c.1450-c.1600

Morale and discipline in the Ottoman army,.c.1450-c.1600
Date
21/11/2019 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Colin Imber delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Approaches to the Byzantine novel

Approaches to the Byzantine novel
Date
05/12/2019 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Muirhead 715
Description
Elizabeth Jeffreys delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Approaching the 'Macedonian Dynasty': family and gender

Approaching the 'Macedonian Dynasty': family and gender
Date
16/01/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Shaun Tougher delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

The view from the edge: Byzantium and post-Roman Hispania

The view from the edge: Byzantium and post-Roman Hispania
Date
23/01/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Jamie Wood delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Female agency in Mystras: fashion indices in late Byzantine art

Female agency in Mystras: fashion indices in late Byzantine art
Date
30/01/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Andrea Mattiello delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Living heritage in Greece: perceptions of traditional settlements

Living heritage in Greece: perceptions of traditional settlements
Date
06/02/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Ioanna Katapidi delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

'Augustine's women'

'Augustine's women'
Date
13/02/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Kate Cooper delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Play and Learn: artefacts of childhood in Late Antique Egyptian houses and monasteries

Play and Learn: artefacts of childhood in Late Antique Egyptian houses and monasteries
Date
27/02/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
April Pudsey delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Title to be confirmed

Title to be confirmed
Date
05/03/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Antonia Gatward Cevizli delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Constructing a model for the early Islamic economy

Constructing a model for the early Islamic economy
Date
12/03/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Hugh Kennedy delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Sultans as Saviours: early modern Mediterranean Jewish accounts of the Ottoman rulers

Sultans as Saviours: early modern Mediterranean Jewish accounts of the Ottoman rulers
Date
19/03/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Marc Baer delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.

Questioning the accuracy of the Origo Constantini imperatoris

Questioning the accuracy of the Origo Constantini imperatoris
Date
26/03/2020 (17:15-18:30)
Location:
Whitting Room - Arts Building (Room 436)
Description
Adrastos Omissi delivers the Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies seminar.