The Center for the Study of Conversion and Inter-Religious Encounters
invites applications for a number of doctoral scholarships starting 1st
October 2015. The scholarships will ... [read more...
Apply: Andrew W. Mellon Mediterranean Regional Research Fellowship Program
The Council of American Overseas Research Centers is pleased to announce
a new focused regional fellowship program enabling pre- and early
post-doctoral scholars to carry out res... [read more...
Support Needed: Campaign opposing cuts to Title VI and Fulbright-Hays
The National Humanities Alliance Act (http://www.nhalliance.org/) is
calling for action now to prevent deep cuts to funding for
international education. The Senate has prop... [read more...
Resource: Project on Ancient Cultural Engagement (PACE)
A perennial set of problems in human society concerns group
understanding (in ethnic, racial, religious, familial, and
voluntary-association terms), cultural identity, and issues... [read more...
Apply: Berlin Prize 2015-16 (American Academy in Berlin)
The American Academy in Berlin invites applications for its residential
fellowships for 2015/2016, as well as early applications for the
academic years 2016/2017 and 2017/2018. T... [read more...
CFP: Mediterranean Studies Association (25-28 May: Palermo)
The 19th Annual International Mediterranean Studies Association Congress
will be held on May 25-28, 2016, at the University of Palermo, Sicily,
Italy. Proposals are now being sol... [read more...
CFP: The Heritage of Al-Andalus, Persia-Iberia (17-18 November, Tehran)
Papers are being accepted for the international conference on The
Heritage of Al-Andalus, Persia-Iberia to be hosted on November 17 -18,
2015, by the Department of Spanish Langua... [read more...
New Resource: Big Ancient Mediterranean
The Big Ancient Mediterranean (BAM) was developed at the University
of Iowa by Paul Dilley (University of Iowa), Sarah E. Bond (University
of Iowa), and Ryan Horne (UNC-Chapel... [read more...]
A two-part workshop “Inclusion And Exclusion In The Late Antique snd
Early Medieval Mediterranean” will be held at: Ben-Gurion University Of
The Negev, Israel In November 201... [read more...
CFP: Before/After Constantinus Africanus: Medicine in the Beneventan Zone and Beyond (12-15 May: Kalamazoo MI)
A coalescence of several factors --increased access to manuscripts
because of digitization projects, new interest in the history of
medicine and health, and a widened perspective... [read more...
Post-Doc: Epistemic Networks and Centers of Knowledge in the Mediterranean (2015–16: Berlin)
The Max Planck Institute for the History of Science (MPIWG) is offering 1
Post-Doc Position for 12 months(to start October 1, 2015, or later) on
the theme: “The Formation of Ep... [read more...
Exhibition: Architectural Ornament in the Near East (20 July - 3 January: The Met, NYC)
A new exhibition focusing on architectural ornament from the
late-antique and early-Islamic Near East is now on display in the Hagop
Kevorkian Fund Special Exhibitions Gallery at... [read more...
CFP: Medieval Philosophy/Ramon Llull (14-16 November 2016: Barcelona)
Proposals are being accepted for De Relatione: the 7Th International
Ibero-American Congress of the Spanish Society for Medieval Philosophy
on the Occasion of Ramon Llull’s Sev... [read more...
CFP: Byzantine Identity and the Other in Geographical and Ethnic Imagination (23-25 June 2016: Istanbul)
Proposals are being accepted for the Fourth International Sevgi Gönül
Byzantine Studies Symposium on the topic of “Byzantine Identity and the
Other in Geographical and Ethnic... [read more...
Attend: Cultural Heritage in a Euro-Mediterranean Perspective (5-9 October: Procida)
A 5-day summer course organized under the aegis of the Modulo europeo
Jean Monnet 2015 and the project ”C.H.E.M. - Cultural Heritage in a
Euro-Mediterranean Perspective", n. 54... [read more...
To Attend: Late Medieval and Early Modern Islamicate Intellectual History (25 July: Oxford)
The IMPAcT Colloquium on “Late Medieval and Early Modern Islamicate
Intellectual History” will be held on 25 July 2015, at St Cross College,
Sessions inclu... [read more...
CFP: Transnational imaginaries: the Mediterranean past and presence (27-28 January, Busan, South Korea)
Paper proposals are being accepted for the 2016 International
Mediterranean Conference, “Transnational imaginaries: the Mediterranean
past and presence”, co-organised by the ... [read more...
New Resource: Peripherical Mountains in the Medieval World
On-line Resource: Byzantine Chronicle
On-line Resource: Unlocking historic landscapes in the eastern Mediterranean
In many areas of the Eastern Mediterranean there are landscapes
exhibiting exceptional time-depth, where the historic landscape is made
up of visible features from many different... [read more...
To Attend: Mediterranean Worlds 7 (15-17 September, Toulon)
MedWorlds 7, the 7e Colloque international des Mondes Méditerranéens
on the subject “The Continuité et rupture dans les échanges en
Méditerranée” will take place ... [read more...
New Series: Non-Muslim Contributions to Islamic Civilisation (Edinburgh University Press)
Non-Muslim Contributions to Islamic Civilisation, published by Edinburgh
University Press, with series editors Carole Hillenbrand and Myriam
Wissa is a new book series which devi... [read more...
CFP: Interfaith Relations in the Fourteenth Century (Kalamazoo)
The Fourteenth Century Society is sponsoring the session “Interfaith Relations in the Fourteenth Century” at the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies which takes place... [read more...
To Attend: Non-Muslim contributions to Islamic civilisation (London: 2 July)
The colloquium “Chapter and verse of Non-Muslim Contributions to Islamic
Civilisation,” organized by Myriam Wissa, with the support of James
Faulconer, Academic Director of B... [read more...
New Resource: Atlas du Patrimoine Archéologique Littorale Méditerranéen
Né de la volonté de mettre à disposition de tous une part méconnue du
patrimoine culturel, l’Atlas PALM propose de mettre en ligne et en
lumière 60 années de découver... [read more...]
Call for Submissions: Mediterranean Gender, Citizenship, and Immigration (Journal of Levantine Studies)
The Journal of Levantine Studies
is accepting proposals for a
special issue on "Gender, Citizenship, and Immigration: A Comparative
Perspective on the Mediterranean,” ... [read more...
New Journal: Mediterranea. International Journal on the Transfer of Knowledge
Proposals for articles are now being accepted for Mediterranea. International Journal on the Transfer of Knowledge
a recently created international journal focusing on va... [read more...
EXTENDED - CFP: Power and the Mediterranean (13-15 November: Ann Arbor MI)
Paper proposals are being accepted for the conference Power and the
Mediterranean to be held on 13-15 November 2015 at the University of
Michigan, Ann Arbor. The keynote speaker ... [read more...
CFP: “Images, Youth and Society in the Arab World and Mediterranean" (14-15 January Marseille)
Resource - Islamic Architecture Pedagogy Project