MT W8

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OXFORD BYZANTINE SOCIETY
The Oxford Listings, MT W8

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MONDAY 28th November

5.00 PM Medieval History Seminar
Faculty Special lecture, Examination Schools
Julia Smith (University of Glasgow)
Relics: the Making of a Tradition in Latin Christianity

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TUESDAY 29th November

11.00 AM Late Antique and Byzantine Art and Archaeology Seminar: ‘Networks’
St John’s College, New Seminar Room
Dr Archie Dunn (Birmingham):
The lead seals of Byzantine Corinth: the city, the thema, and beyond.

3.00 PM Medieval Archaeology
Institute of Archaeology Lecture Room
Paul Booth:
The Late Roman to Early Anglo-Saxon settlement and burials at Horcott, Glos

5.00 PM Oxford Centre for Byzantine Research Special Lecture
MBI Al Jaber Building, Corpus Christi College
Professor Pangiotis Agapitos (University of Cyprus):
Late Antique or Early Byzantine? The Shifting Beginnings of Byzantine Literature

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WEDNESDAY 30th November

2.00 PM Medieval Art and Architecture Reading Group
in the History of Art department (Littlegate House)
Discussion: “Text and Image:”  early devotional material (The Book of Kells), genealogical histories and text in medieval architecture

5.00 PM OCLA Special Lecture
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies, 66 St Giles
Eric Rebillard (Cornell University):
Christians and Violence against Pagans at the turn of the Fifth Century in North Africa

5.00 PM Corpus Classical Seminars: ‘God’s Sophists’
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Simon Goldhill (Cambridge):
How Victims Write History: Roman Imperial Violence Through Jewish Eyes

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THURSDAY 1st December

3.00 PM Oxford Celtic Seminar
Memorial Room and Harold Wilson Room in Jesus College
Kelly Kilpatrick:
Some Thoughts on the Name Gwanannon, a borderland of Gododdin Mr Patrick Wadden Is the Trácht Romra in Betha Adamnáin Solway Firth?

5.00 PM Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Richard Maguire (UEA):
Epiphanius: The shock of the new

5.00 PM Modern Greek Seminar
Ground Floor Lecture Room, 47, Wellington Square
Dr. Dimitris Papanikolaou (Oxford)
Trouble in the archive: Cultural responses to the Greek crisis

8.00 PM OBS Drinks Party
Keeble College Bar
We provide booze, munchies and location, you provide warm bodies. Plus ones welcome.

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FRIDAY 2nd December

5.00 PM Late Antique Reading Group
Sainsbury Common Room at Worcester College
Discussion: Brubaker and Haldon, Byzantium in the Iconoclast Era (Cambridge, 2011)

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