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Cambridge Byzantine Seminar


                                Easter Term 2017


The Seminar is held on Wednesdays at 5 p.m. in the Alcock Room, Jesus College. All are welcome.


3rd May

Anna Lampadaridi (CNRS, Institut de recherche et d’histoire des textes, Paris)

‘Christianising Late Antique Gaza: The Life of Porphyry of Gaza by Mark the Deacon revisited’

31st May

Marek Jankowiak (Wolfson College, Oxford)

‘Dirhams for Slaves: Slave trade between the Islamic world and northern Europe in the 9th-10th centuries’



Convenors: (Newnham) and (Corpus Christi)


The convenors gratefully acknowledge the support of the Hellenic Society and the Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies.


New joint degrees start October 2017