Which Nubia and Which Byzantium?

Nativity, Cathedral of Faras. The National Museum, Khartoum, Sudan. Photo: robertharding / Alamy

Date: Nov 18, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Location: Harvard Faculty Club Address: 20 Quincy Street Cambridge, MA 02138

A workshop for students on medieval Nubia and its place in Byzantine society and the larger Mediterranean world. Led by Giovanni R. Ruffini, Fairfield University. RSVP required.

This workshop is part of the Studying East of Byzantium II workshop series. East of Byzantium is a partnership between the Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center that explores the cultures of the eastern frontier of the Byzantine empire in the late antique and medieval periods.