Call for papers: Eating Anatolia: Remembered Histories and Forgotten Foods

“First we eat, then we do everything else.”  – MFK Fisher Koç University’s department of Archaeology and History of Art is pleased to announce “Eating Anatolia: Remembered Histories and Forgotten Foods,” its second annual Graduate Student Symposium, May 3rd, 2014 in Istanbul, Turkey. Few aspects of our shared human experience are more fundamental than food.  The act ofContinue reading “Call for papers: Eating Anatolia: Remembered Histories and Forgotten Foods”

Graduate Workshop: Cappadocia in Context

Cappadocia in Context Immerse yourself in Byzantine & Post-Byzantine Cappadocia… INFO:  Intensive Graduate Summer Workshop by Koç University RCAC DATE: 16 JUNE – 04 JULY 2014 Do you want to explore the rich artistic and cultural heritage of Byzantine and Post-Byzantine?  Within the region’s spectacular volcanic landscape are dozens of rock-cut settlements, including hundreds of painted,Continue reading “Graduate Workshop: Cappadocia in Context”

Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia (Istanbul 2014)

Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia Istanbul, 7-8 June 2014 Deadline: Feb 10 2014 This two-day workshop will be hosted at the Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations, Koç University, in Taksim. The organizers invite the submission of abstracts presenting excavation data relating to identity, territoriality and artisticContinue reading “Call for Papers: Embodied Identities: Figural and Symbolic Representation of the Self in Anatolia (Istanbul 2014)”