Archive of Faber Lectures

Supported by the Eberhard L. Faber 1915 Memorial Fund in the Council of the Humanities

Faber Lecture: Caroline Humfress, "Law Before Islam"

Mon, Apr 9, 2018, 4:30 pm

Over the last few decades, early Islam has become increasingly ‘Late Antique’. In the fields of legal and religious history, recent research into early Islam has begun to draw new and exciting points of comparison and contrast between early Christian, Jewish (Rabbinic) and early Islamic law and legal practice.

Location: Scheide Caldwell House 103
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Faber Lecture: John Matthews, "Lost Monuments of Fourth-Century Constantinople"

Thu, Feb 16, 2017, 4:30 pm
Location: East Pyne 010
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Faber Lecture: Dimitri Gutas, "Aristotle 600-1200 AD: The Syriac and Arabic Phase"

Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 4:30 pm

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Location: 010 East Pyne
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Faber Lecture: Christopher Jones, "Isidore of Pelusium, Sophist and Monk"

Wed, Mar 25, 2015, 4:30 pm

Cosponsors: 

  • the Eberhard L. Faber 1915 Memorial Fund in the Council of the Humanities
  • the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies in celebration of their 35th Anniversary of Hellenic Studies at Princeton.
Location: East Pyne 010
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Faber Lecture: Averil Cameron, "Dialoguing in Late Antiquity"

Wed, Apr 23, 2014, 4:30 pm
Location: 010 East Pyne
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Faber Lecture: Susanna Elm,"Pagan Challenge – Christian Response, Emperor Julian & Gregory of Nazianzus"

Tue, Mar 5, 2013, 4:30 pm

Cosponsored by: Department of Art and Archaeology, Department of Classics, Department of History, Department of Religion, and Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund

Location: 010 East Pyne
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Faber Lecture: Alan Cameron, “The Life, Work and Death of Hypatia”

Wed, Nov 14, 2012, 4:30 pm

Cosponsored by: Department of Art and Archaeology, Department of Classics, Department of History, Department of Religion, and Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund

Location: 010 East Pyne
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