The Lonely Mountain: The Emergence of a ‘Hagiorite’ Identity on Medieval Mount Athos

General view of Mount Athos (detail), Romanian Skete of St. John the Baptist (1859). Image: Athanasios Karakatsanis, ed., Treasures of Mount Athos (Thessaloniki, 1997): p. 197, no. 2.134.

Date: Jan 24, 2023 Time: 12:00 PM–1:30 PM Location: Zoom Address: ,

Zachary Chitwood, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, explores the emergence of a unique “Athonite” or “Hagiorite” identity on Mount Athos over the course of the Middle Ages.