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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

Upcoming events

Civil Wars: A History in Ideas. A Colloquium with David Armitage

Jun 26, 2017

Bateman Theatre, Gonville & Caius College

Alternatives to free trade

Jul 08, 2017

JCR TV Room, Sidney Sussex College

Upcoming events