Calls for Papers/Jan 31, 2017

Forty-third Annual Byzantine Studies Conference

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Forty-third Annual Byzantine Studies Conference, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, October 5–8, 2017

The Forty-third Annual Byzantine Studies Conference (BSC) will be held at the University of Minnesota in Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, from Thursday evening, October 5th through Sunday afternoon, October 8th. For more information, please consult the BSANA website, which will be updated in the coming months as new information becomes available. Preliminary information from the Local Arrangements committee and its co-chairs, Matthew Canepa and Andrea Sterk, is now posted on hotels and transportation.

The BSC is the annual forum for the presentation and discussion of papers on every aspect of Byzantine studies, and is open to all, regardless of nationality or academic status. It is also the occasion of the annual meeting of the Byzantine Studies Association of North America (BSANA), conducted by its officers:

President: Emmanuel Bourbouhakis, Literature (Princeton University, NJ)
Vice President: Jennifer Ball, Art History (City University of New York, NY)
Secretary: Marica Cassis, Archaeology (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada)
Treasurer: Christian Raffensperger, Wittenberg University

We welcome proposals on any aspect of Byzantine studies.

BSANA is using for the first time an online submission method: Easy Chair, a free software used across the globe by over 50,000 conferences and universities to date, especially in the fields of science and technology. The abstract will now be submitted with title only (a blind abstract) and must be uploaded as a PDF file.