Upcoming Events

Lecture: Yuliya Minets, "Holy Men Speaking: Foreign Languages and Authority in Early Christian Hagiography"

Mon, Apr 22, 2019, 4:30 pm

The lecture will analyze the ways in which the remarks on language use and the stories about language-related miracles helped to create the image of a holy man in late antique hagiography.

Location: Scheide Caldwell House, Room 103
Speaker(s):

Workshop: "Rome, Byzantium, and the Visigothic Kingdom of Toledo: Imitation, Reinvention, or Strategic Adoption?"

Fri, May 3, 2019, 1:30 pm

Program:

Friday

1:30: Welcome and Workshop Introduction

2:00-3:15: Material Culture and Identity

Merle Eisenberg (Princeton University): Copy and Paste? Imitative and Pseudo-Roman Coinage in the Visigothic Kingdom

Location: Scheide Caldwell House, Room 209

Conference: "Ērānshahr in the Age of Transition: West and Central Asia Between Late Antiquity and Islam"