MT W5

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OXFORD BYZANTINE SOCIETY
The Oxford Listings, MT W5

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MONDAY 7th November

3.00 PM Crusades Graduate Reading Group
History Faculty, Trevor Roper Room
The crusades and Mediterranean history

5.00 PM Medieval History Seminar
Wharton Room, All Souls College
Alex Woolf (University of St Andrew’s)
Framing Scotland in the Early Middle Ages

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TUESDAY 8th November

11.00 AM Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Archaeology Seminar: ‘Networks’
St John’s College, New Seminar Room
Dr Maja Kominko (Wolfson):
Did Kosmas go to India?

12.45 PM Special Tour
Ashmolean Museum
Susan Walker
Presentation of the Byzantine Collection at the Ashmolean

5.00 PM Ancient History Seminar
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles’
Martin Goodman
Divine Providence, Sadducees and Epicureanism in late-antique Judaism

5.00 PM Medieval Church and Culture Seminar
Carpenter Room, Harris Manchester College
Erica Buchberger (University College):
Ethnicity as a Rhetorical Tool in the Poems of Venantius Fortunatus

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WEDNESDAY 9th November

1.00 PM Roman Discussion Forum
Institute of Archaeology Lecture Room
Meaghan McEvoy
On the different circumstances (and their political implications) of imperial baptisms in the 4th and 5th centuries

5.00 pm Late Antique and Byzantine Seminar
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles
Elizabeth Jeffreys (Exeter):
Manganeios Prodromos, a rhetorician for the masses

5.00 PM Corpus Classical Seminars: ‘God’s Sophists’
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Mark Edwards (Oxford):
Idols or Icons? Christian and Philosophers on the use of Religious Images

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THURSDAY 10th November

3.00 PM Oxford Celtic Seminar
Memorial Room and Harold Wilson Room in Jesus College
Dr Alex Woolf:
Adomnán at Birr

5.00 PM Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Suzanne Abrams Rebillard (Cornell):
Healing Gregory of  Nazianzus: Poetry as paregoric

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FRIDAY 11th November

1.00 PM MEDIEVAL VISUAL CULTURE SEMINAR. THE POWER OF MATERIAL: DECORATING SACRED SPACE
St. Catherine’s College
Sean Leatherbury (Corpus Christi College)
GLASS, LIGHT AND COLOUR: EXPRESSIONS OF MATERIALITY IN LATE ANTIQUE AND BYZANTINE MOSAIC INSCRIPTIONS

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