Oxford Listings

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY BYZANTINE SOCIETY

OXFORD LISTINGS: Week 8

 Hilary Term 2014

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MONDAY 7 March
17:00   Medieval History Seminar
Wharton Room, All Souls College

Helen Gittos (University of Kent)

The use of English in Medieval Liturgy

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TUESDAY​ 8 March

 14:30   Seminar on Jewish History and Literature in the Graeco-Roman Period

Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies, Clarendon Institute, Walton Street

Dr Sergey Minov

Jewish–Christian relations in the late-ancient and early-medieval Near East

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 16:00   Patristic and Late Antique Seminar: Patristic Exegesis of Wisdom Literature

Christ Church, Room 2

Dr Siam Bhayro (University of Exeter)

Psalms quotations in Late Antique Jewish magic

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WEDNESDAY 9 March
10:00   Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies Israel in Egypt: The Land of Egypt as concept and reality for the Jews in Antiquity and the early medieval period

Clarendon Institute

Professor Hindy Najman (Oriel College):

SEMINAR: ‘Joseph Returns to Egypt: Rewriting the Joseph cycle in first century Alexandria’

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17:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Seminar

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies
Miranda Williams (Oxford) & Judith McKenzie (Oxford)

(Late Antique Egypt and the Holy Land Project): Glimpses of Shared Sacred Sites in the Levant

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THURSDAY 10 March

11:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Archaeology and Art Seminar
New Seminar Room, St John’s College
Priscilla Lange

Archaeozoology at Andarin, Syria: Domestic Economy

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17:00   Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi College
Richard Hillier (Yehudi Menuhin School)

Arator: a sixth-century life reconsidered

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FRIDAY 11 March
09:00-19:00     Conference: “What is the City but the People?” Urban Identities between the Civic and the Ethnic. For speakers see here.

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Armenia Evening Pembroke College

Harold Lee Room, Pembroke College

19:00     Language and Literature (Theo Maarten van Lint)

19:30     History and Theology of the Armenian Church (Emilio Bonfiglio)

20:00     Manuscript Illumination (Judith McKenzie)

20:30     Architecture, with Sculpture, Wall Painting and Inscriptions (Theo Maarten van Lint)

21:00-22:00 Drinks in the Auditorium Foyer

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SATURDAY 12 March

09300-18:30    Conference: “What is the City but the People?” Urban Identities between the Civic and the Ethnic. For speakers see here.

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Matthew Kinloch

DPhil Candidate, History
President, Oxford University Byzantine Society

byzantine.society@gmail.com
https://oxfordbyzantinesociety.wordpress.com

 

 

 

 

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