Edessa in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit: Religion, Kultur und Politik zwischen Ost und West ; Beiträge des Internationalen Edessa-Symposiums in Halle an der Saale, 14. – 17. Juli 2005

Volume 116 of the Beiruter Texte und Studien ‘Edessa in hellenistisch-römischer Zeit : Religion, Kultur und Politik zwischen Ost und West ; Beiträge des Internationalen Edessa-Symposiums in Halle an der Saale, 14. – 17. Juli 2005‘, ed. by Lutz Greisiger, Claudia Rammelt, Jürgen Tubach and Daniel Haas, is now available Open Access on MENAdoc.

The 8th International Conference on Popular Cultures of the Middle East and North Africa

The Giorgi Tsereteli Oriental Institute at Ilia State University is holding the ‘The 8th International Conference on Popular Cultures of the Middle East and North Africa‘ from 28-30 September 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 15 March 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.

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Medieval Ethiopia: A Colloquium

The Virgin and Child with the Archangels Gabriel and Michael, late 15th-early 16th century.
Tempera on parchment. Gospel manuscript from the Monastery of Gunda Gunde (Tigray, Ethiopia); digital image courtesy of the DSU, UTSC Library (©M. Gervers, 2002)

The Centre for Medieval Studies at the Universtiy of Toronto is hosting a colloquium on ‘Medieval Ethiopia‘ from 10-11 March 2017. You can find the colloquium poster here.

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