News

Friday, Sep 10, 2021

Walter Beers, a graduate student in the Department of History, won the prize for his paper "A Miaphysite Subalternity? John of Ephesus, the Jafnids, and the Villages of the Ḥawrān". The prize is given annually to the best graduate student essay on any subject relating to the study of Late Antiquity.

Monday, Mar 22, 2021

The CSLA welcomes submissions for the Peter R. Brown Prize, which is awarded annually to the best graduate student essay on any subject relating to the study of Late Antiquity. The prize consists of a cash award of $1000.

Eligibility
Princeton graduate students from all departments are welcome to apply.

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2021

Princeton’s Program in Medieval Studies and the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity have launched a new website, Middle Ages for Educators, aimed at high school and college students and...

Friday, Jan 8, 2021

The 2020 prize has been awarded to two students, Joe Glynias (History) and Omri Matarasso (History). Glynias wrote on “Byzantine Monasticism on the Black Mountain west of Antioch in the 10th-11th centuries”, and Matarasso wrote on “Making Sense of a Mediterranean Controversy in Byzantine North Africa: The Collectio Sichardiana and...

Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020

Jack Tannous, an associate professor of history and Hellenic studies, assumed his position as chair of the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity on July 1. In this Q&A, Tannous shares a bit about himself and his plans for the CSLA in the midst of an academic year that is shaping up to be unlike any other.

Tuesday, Jul 7, 2020

Toni Alimi, a graduate student in the Department of Religion, received funding from the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity to travel to the U.K. to attend the Oxford Patristics Conference in August 2019.

Below, Alimi shares more about his experiences abroad and how...

Friday, May 1, 2020

 

Madeline McMahon, a graduate student in the Department of History, received funding from the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity to spend two months working in archives and libraries in the U.K. 

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020

Mark Letteney, a graduate student in the Department of Religion, received funding from the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity to attend the 29th International Congress of Papyrology in Lecce, Italy,...

Friday, Mar 27, 2020
On March 4, 2020, Thelma K. Thomas, Professor of Fine Arts at New York University’s Institute of Fine Arts delivered the Stewart Lecture entitled “Monastic Lessons in Cloth from Late Antique Egypt: Worn, Embodied, and Remembered.”
Monday, Mar 2, 2020

Elena Dugan, a graduate student in the Department of Religion, received funding from the Committee for the Study of Late Antiquity to travel to Florence, Paris, and Dublin to research with specialists in her...

Pages

News Archive