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OXFORD BYZANTINE SOCIETY
The Oxford Listings, Week Four, Michaelmas Term 2011

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MONDAY 31st October

5.00 PM Medieval History Seminar
Wharton Room, All Souls College
Glen Dudbridge (University College)
Tenth-century China: an eyewitness view

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TUESDAY 1st November

11.00 AM Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Archaeology Seminar: ‘Networks’
St John’s College, New Seminar Room
Alkiviadis Ginalis (Merton):
Shipbuilding in Byzantium – the construction and typology of ships

3.00 PM Medieval Archaeology Seminar
Institute of Archaeology Lecture Room
Letty Ten Harkel
Material culture and urbanisation: the case of Viking-Age

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WEDNESDAY 2nd November

4.00 PM Prosopography of the Byzantine World
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles
Michael Jeffreys
The Future of the PBW at Oxford http://www.pbw.kcl.ac.uk/

5.00 pm Late Antique and Byzantine Seminar
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles
Bert Smith (Lincoln):
Care of the past: Some buildings and their statues in late antique Aphrodisias

5.00 PM Corpus Classical Seminars: ‘God’s Sophists’
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Emily Kneebone (Cambridge):
Wisdom Divine: the Gods in Imperial Greek Didactic Poetry

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THURSDAY 3rd November

1.00 PM I3MS Meeting
The Taylor Institution, Room 10b
Jennifer Norris (Lincoln College)
Mirrors for Queens: Writing Powerful Women in Medieval Castillian and Portugese Historiography

3.00 PM Oxford Celtic Seminar
Memorial Room and Harold Wilson Room in Jesus College
Professor David Stifter:
Lexicon Leponticum

5.00 PM Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Jesús Hernández Lobato (Oxford):
A silent muse: Sidonius Apollinaris’ non-poem (Carmen 9)

5.00 PM Modern Greek Seminar
Ground Floor Lecture Room, 47, Wellington Square
Dr. Dimitris Antoniou (Oxford).
The Nation’s Vow: Haunting Fantasies of the Colonels’ Greece

7.15 PM OBS Michaelmas Dinner
Worcester College
Meet at the porter’s lodge 10 minutes early.
Pay Ed £10 cash, or I gouge out your eyes with hot pokers and exile you to Cherson. And you don’t get dinner.

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FRIDAY 4th November

ALL DAY Recover from OBS Dinner
If we do things right, you’ll need it.

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