The Oxford Listings – Week 2

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY BYZANTINE SOCIETY

OXFORD LISTINGS: Week 2

 

Hilary Term 2017
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MONDAY 23 January
15:00 Medieval Archaeology Seminar

Lecture Room, Institute of Archaeology

Martin Biddle & Cat Jarman

Resolving Repton? Bioarchaeological approaches to untangling Viking age identities

 

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

Sam Cohn (Glasgow)

Abandonment and Unity: the Long Shadow of the Black Death

 

TUESDAY 24 January

 

16:00 Patristic and Late Antique Seminar: Patristic Exegesis of Prophesy and Prophetic Literature

Room 2, Christ Church

Claire Hall (Oxford)

Origen’s Commentary on John

 

 

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17:00 Medieval Church and Culture Seminar

Carpenter Room, Harris Manchester College

Henrike Laehnemann (SEH)

Perfumed Breasts. Smells in Williram of Ebersberg’s Song of Songs commentary

 

 
WEDNESDAY 25 January

12:00 Money in the Medieval West and Byzantium Lecture Series

Ashmolean Museum, Coin Study Centre, 2nd Floor

Julian Baker (Ashmolean Museum)

The Byzantine “Dark Ages”, ca. 600-800

 

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17:00   Late Antique and Byzantine Studies Seminar/ OCBR Special Lecture

Lecture Theatre, Ioannou Centre for Classical & Byzantine Studies
Phil Booth (Oxford)

Egypt in the Sasanian Empire (619-629): Stability, Continuity, and Tolerance?

 

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17:00 Late Medieval Europe Seminar: Paper and Parchment

New Seminar Room, St John’s College

Oren Margolis (Somerville College)

Divine Impressions: Aldus Manutius and Catherine of Siena

 

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THURSDAY 26 January

11:00 Late Antique and Byzantine Archaeology and Art Seminar

First Floor Seminar Room, Ioannou Centre

Pawel Nowakowski (Oxford)

Reliquaries of Sugane in the Limestone Massif. New Evidence from the Tchalenko Archive

 

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14:00 Late Roman Seminar
Seminar Room, Corpus Christi

Neil McLynn (Corpus Christi) and Conrad Leyser (Worcester)

 No seminar

 

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16:30 The Aquinas Seminar: Agency in Human Beings and Other Animals

Lecture Room, Blackfriars

Rev. Dr. Richard Condard (Director, Aquinas institute)

 Where is the Person that Makes the Decision?

 

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FRIDAY 27 January
9:30 Byzantine Text Seminar

Ioannou Centre,

Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College)

Reading: the travel account of Andreas Libadenos (s. XIV), ed.O. Lampsidis, Ανδρέου Λιβαδηνού βίος και έργα (Athens, 1975), 39-87 (available in the online TLG)

 

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12:00 Byzantine Literature Lectures

Ioannou Centre,

Marc Lauxtermann (Exeter College)

Literature in the 9-10th Centuries

 

 

 

 

 

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Mirela Ivanova

DPhil Candidate, History
President, Oxford University Byzantine Society

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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