CFP: Kalamazoo 2015: Slavery and the Slave Trade in Medieval Mediterranean Society

sealThe Malta Study Center of the Hill Monastic Library will be sponsoring a session entitled “Slavery and the Slave Trade in Medieval Mediterranean Society” at the The 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies to take place on May 14-17, 2015. This session will focus on the role slavery as an economic force linking disparate religious and ethnic communities across religions and kingdoms, where the role of unpaid, forced labor provided a common economic and cultural relationship between Muslim and Christian communities controlling the Mediterranean Sea. Please send 200 word abstract and C.V. by September 15 for a 20 minute paper to Daniel K. Gullo (

Please feel free to contact the Malta Study Center if you have any questions.
Dr. Daniel K. Gullo
Joseph S. Micallef Curator
Malta Study Center
Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
2835 Abbey Plaza • PO Box 7300
Saint John’s University
Collegeville, MN 56321-7300 USA
Phone: 320-363-3993
Fax: 320-363-3222

Published by James Alexander Cameron

I am an art historian working primarily on medieval parish church architecture. I completed my doctorate on sedilia in medieval England in 2015 at The Courtauld Institute of Art.

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