Oxford Listings

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY BYZANTINE SOCIETY

OXFORD LISTINGS: Week 1

 Trinity Term 2014

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MONDAY 24 April
17:00   Medieval History Seminar
Wharton Room, All Souls College

James Palmer

Climates of crisis: apocalypse and nature in the early middle ages

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TUESDAY 25 April
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 Lorenzo Cuppi (OCHJS)

Dating and locating the Septuagint of Proverbs in its Jewish-Hellenistic cultural context

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17:00   Special Lecture: PTARMIGAN LECTURE IN PATRISTICS

Examination Schools

Frances Young (Emerita Professor of Theology, University of Birmingham)

Creation: A catalyst shaping early Christian life and thought Tuesday 26 April 2016 at 5pm in the Examination Schools

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WEDNESDAY 26 April

17:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Seminar

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies
Matthew Kinloch et al. (OUBS)

OUBS Fieldtrip to Armenia: Report

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17:00   Gregory of Nyssa: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives

Corpus Christi College Seminar Room

Mark Edwards (University of Oxford)

Allegory and Mysticism in Gregory of Nyssa

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THURSDAY 27 April

11:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Archaeology and Art Seminar
New Seminar Room, St John’s College
Andrew Poulter (Nottingham)

Continuity in churches of Late Antique Bulgaria

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17:00   After Rome: Aspects of the History and Archaeology of the Fifth to Seventh Centuries
Ertegun House
Damien Labadie (École pratique des hautes études, Paris)

The invention of Stephen’s relics: the cult of saints and religious controversy in late antique Palestine

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FRIDAY 28 April
10:00-11:30   Byzantine Text Seminar
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies
Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College, Oxford)
Ioannis Tzetzes (Epustulae)

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12:00   Byzantine Literature Lecture
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies
Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College, Oxford)
Ioannis Tzetzes

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 17:00   The Cult of Saints in the First Millennium

Radcliffe Humanities Building, Collin Matthew Room (Ground floor)

Mark Laynesmith (The Archbishop’s Examination in Theology, Lambeth Palace)

The Cult of St Alban of Verulamium: Romano-British, Merovingian and AngloSaxon devotion, c.400–800

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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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