Oxford, January 18 – March 8, 2018
Deadline: Mar 8, 2018
The Late Antique and Byzantine Archaeology and Art Seminar
Hilary Term 2018, weeks 1–8
Ioannou Centre, 66 St Giles’, Oxford
First Floor Seminar Room
wk. 1, 18 Jan.
Vera Tchentsova (Oxford) – Greek painters in Kyiv at the time of the orthodox renewal
wk. 2, 25 Jan.
Suna Çağaptay (Cambridge/Istanbul) – Water nymphs and the Kolymbos: The Laskarid Palace at Nymphaion revisited
wk. 3, 1 Feb.
Adam Bollok (Oxford) – Mortuary display and the burial of the rich in the late antique Eastern Mediterranean
wk. 4, 8 Feb.
Panagiotis Doukelis (Athens) – Between ideology and utopia: urban space and landscape in Libanios’ Antiochikos
wk. 5, 15 Feb.
Łukasz Sokołowski (Warsaw) – Canon or dynamics? Some reflections on the origin and development of funerary portrait reliefs from Palmyra
wk. 6, 22 Feb.
Rachele Ricceri (Ghent) – See the beauty of these writings: visual elements of Byzantine book epigrams
wk. 7, 1 Mar.
Brigitte Pitarakis (Paris) – Religious and domestic rituals with water and copper alloy vessels
wk. 8, 8 Mar.
Nektarios Zarras (Münster) – Middle Byzantine dedicatory inscriptions from Macedonia. New insights into patronage: authority, identity and space
Conveners: Foteini Spingou and Ine Jacobs