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 Michaelmas Term 2014

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MONDAY 9 November

17:00   Medieval History Seminar
Wharton Room, All Souls College

Sarah Rees Jones (University of York)

History and Reform: the archives of English cities around 1400


WEDNESDAY 11 November
17:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Seminar

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies
Anthony Kaldellis (Ohio State University)

Lessons from a New History of Byzantium, 955–1097 AD


THURSDAY 12 November
11:15   SPECIAL EVENT, Language and Community from the Armenian to Iranian Plateaux: Armenian, Kurdish and Iranian Identities before Modernity

The Ioannou Centre & Hertford College

For more information see the poster and timetable.


11:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Archaeology and Art Seminar
New Seminar Room, St John’s College
Fraser Reed (Edinburgh)

Gate complexes as indicators of urban character in late antique Thrace


17:00   Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Matthieu Pignot (Oxford)

Questioning Christian baptism: insights from Augustine’s correspondence


17:00   The Greek Book from Antiquity to 1515

Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies

Almut Fries (Oxford)

The measures of praise: prosodical marks in two pre-Palaeologan manuscripts of Pindar

19:00   Byzantine Theory Reading Group

Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies

Led by Matthew Kinloch (University College, Oxford)

Telling Lies: Narrating Byzantium

*Readings are available on the oubstheory@gmail.com dropbox (password: byzantinisms)

FRIDAY 13 November

12:00   Byzantine Literature Lecture
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies
Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College, Oxford)
Lemerle’s ‘Le premier humanisme’ revisited: literature and education in the 9th and 10th centuries


Matthew Kinloch

DPhil Candidate, History
President, Oxford University Byzantine Society


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