Intercultural Exchange in Late Antique Historiography, Ghent University, September 16–18, 2015
The research group Late Antique historiography at Ghent University is organising workshop on historiography and intercultural exchanges in Late Antiquity (300–800 AD).
The workshop aims at engaging affirmed scholars as well as young researchers in an interdisciplinary discussion over cross-cultural contacts in Late Antiquity and their impact on the historiographical production in different languages, Latin, Greek, Armenian, Syriac, Persian, Coptic, Georgian, Arabic.
Confirmed speakers include: A. Camplani (Rome), C. Zuckerman (Paris), F. Montinaro (Köln), P. Wood (London), A. Rigolio (Oxford), J. Scheiner (Göttingen), R. Forrai (Odense)
500 word proposals for papers of 25 minutes are welcomed. Those interested in participating are asked to read the workshop position paper.