Oxford Listings

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY BYZANTINE SOCIETY

OXFORD LISTINGS: Week 2

 Trinity Term 2014

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MONDAY 2 May

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

Jo Story

Lands for lights in early medieval Rome

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TUESDAY 3 May
14:30   Seminar on Jewish History and Literature in the Graeco-Roman Period

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

Anthony Rabin

When was a convert not a convert? The puzzle of Josephus’s Adiabene narrative

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16:00   Patristic Seminar

Christ Church, Room 2

Matthew Thomas

Fellow-workers against the Law? Works of the Law in the Epistle of Barnabas and its Correspondence with Pauline Deabtes

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WEDNESDAY 4 May

17:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Seminar

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies
GeorgeWoudhuysen (All Souls)

The Fall of the House of Constantine, 324–366 A.D.

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17:00   Gregory of Nyssa: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives

Corpus Christi College Seminar Room

Johannes Zachhuber (University of Oxford)

The Soul as Dynamis in Gregory of Nyssa’s De Anima et Resurrectione

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THURSDAY 5 May

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

(Apologies for incorrect information. This seminar did not run last week.)

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Roman Discussion Forum

14:00   Institute of Archaeology, Beaumont Street

Jean-Pierre Brun

Exploitation of natural resources and long-distance Oriental trade in the Eastern Desert of Egypt: 2. From the Roman conquest to Late Antiquity

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17:00   After Rome: Aspects of the History and Archaeology of the Fifth to Seventh Centuries
Ertegun House
Filip Doroszewski (Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University, Warsaw)

Alexandrian theology in Nonnus’ biblical epic

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17:15   SPECIAL EVENT, 2nd Meeting of the British Byzantine Postgraduate Network: ‘Jack of all Trades, Master of None? Interdisciplinary and Cooperative Methodologies for Byzantinists’

Whitting Room, University of Birmingham

For details see here. Second event of a network founded in Oxford. A large group of Oxford students are participating. Email the society if you would like to join the group travelling to Birmingham.

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FRIDAY 6 May

10:00-11:30   Byzantine Text Seminar
Ioannou Centre for Classical and Byzantine Studies
Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College, Oxford)
Ioannes Tzetzes (Epistulae)

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

 

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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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