The Mediterranean Seminar
Attend: History and Archaeology of Islam and of the Medieval Mediterranean (Paris: Fall 2015)
Colloquia on “Histoire et archéologie de l’Islam et de la Méditerranée médiévale” is being organized by the Institut de recherche sur Byzance, l’Islam et la Méditer... [read more...]

Apply: Melon International Dissertation Fellowships
The Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) offers nine to twelve months of support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who... [read more...]

CFP: Interfaith Love: Love, Sex and Marriage in the Islamicate World (Leiden: 24-25 June)
From Wednesday 22 until Friday 24 June 2016, the Leiden University Centre for the study of Islam and Society in cooperation with the University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’ and ... [read more...]

Attend: The Italian And Mediterranean Colloquium (Fall 2015: Columbia University)
The fall 2015 program for the Italian And Mediterranean Colloquium organized by the Columbia University Department of Italian is as follows:
• October 8, 2015, 6:00-8:00 ... [read more...]

CFP: Politics of Dress and Identity in Eastern Mediterranean Societies (24-26 March: Amsterdam)
Proposals for papers are being accepted for “The Politics of Dress and Identity in Eastern Mediterranean Societies, Past and Present” an international symposium organized by ... [read more...]

Attend: Re-Mapping the Modern Mediterranean (Bochum: 12-13 October)
The workshop  "Islands, Regions, Empires: Re-Mapping the Modern Mediterranean" will take place on Monday, October 12 2015 at the Centre for Global Cooperation Research (GCR2... [read more...]

Attend: MEH/Med: Middle East History & the Mediterranean (Boulder CO: 20 November)

Submissions: "Civiltà del Mediterraneo"
The editorial staff of "Civiltà del Mediterraneo" periodically selects original contributions in the form of essays and reviews. The texts published are preliminarily appro... [read more...]

Apply: Mediterranean Studies Position at the University of New Hampshire

Apply: Bard Graduate Center Visiting Fellowships, (New York: 2016-17)
Bard Graduate Center invites scholars from university, museum, and independent... [read more...]

Call for Papers: Crusading Masculinities: International Workshop (Zurich: 30 March - 1 April)
Paper proposals are being sought for Crusading Masculinities: International Workshop to be held at the University of Zürich, Switzerland, Wednesday, 30th March – 1st April 20... [read more...]

Take Action: Council of American Overseas Research Centers
!! CALL TO ACTION !! From the Council of American Overseas Research Centers:
Help the Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) to
secure U.S. funding for the A... [read more...]

Attend: World History of Slavery: The Medieval Period, 500-1420 (Hull UK: 25-26 Sept)
The International Conference for Volume II of the series The Cambridge World History of Slavery: The Medieval Period, 500-1420. Eds. David Eltis, Stanley Engerman, Craig Perry, a... [read more...]

Contribute: Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine (Publication)
Essays are being sought for :Mighty Protectors for the Merchant Class: Saints as Intercessors between the Wealthy and the Divine"

By the late medieval period, merchant... [read more...]

CFP: Mediterranean Translation (4-7 July: Leeds)
SNAP (The Spain-North Africa Project) will sponsor "Words across a... [read more...]

Resource: Manar Al-Ahar - Multi-media resource for the study of the Middle East
The Manar al-Athar website, based at the University of Oxford, aims to provide high resolution, searchable images for teaching, research, and publication. These images of archaeo... [read more...]

Attend: Mediterranean Relations, Documentary Practices and the Presence of Venice (10-12 September, Venice)
The conference "Mediterranean Relations, Documentary Practices and the Presence of Venice: Economic and Cultural Networks (14-16th Cent.)" will be held from Thursday, 10 September
to... [read more...]

Job: Medieval History (Université du Québec à Montréal)

The History Department at Université du Québec à Montréal is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position in medieval history. Applications from Byzantinists or  Ar... [read more...]

Apply: Medieval Reading Summer School (May 23-28: Istanbul)
The Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul will host a summer school,"Reading Pleasure - Pleasure Reading: medieval approaches to reading" on 23–28 May 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey... [read more...]

CFP: "Other" Narratives of Islamic Spain (17-20 March: Boston)
Paper proposals are being sought for “Other” Narratives of Islamic Spain," a panel at the 2016 meeting of American Comparative Literature Association to be held in Boston on ... [read more...]

Volunteer Positions: Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies (2015-16: Athens)
The Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies (CEMMIS) is offering three (3) internships on a voluntary basis for the current academic year. The interns, that wil... [read more...]

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 ( 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...]

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