The Mediterranean Seminar
Job: History of Premodern Medicine (Binghamton)
The History Department at Binghamton University, State University of New York, seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Premodern Medicine beginning in Fall 2015.  Candid... [read more...]

To attend: Arabic and Hebrew Authors and their Latin Renaissance (3 & 4 December, Pavia)
The Società Filosofica Dottorale (Sfido) together with il Collegio Ghislieri, supported by A.C.E.R.S.A.T. of the Università di Pavia, and with the sponsorship of the Dipartim... [read more...]

Attend: A Mediterranean Restauração (c. 1640) (14 November, New York)
The Department of Italian at Columbia University invites attendees to the following lecture in the context of the Italian and Mediterranean Colloquium: “A Mediterranean Restaur... [read more...]

To Attend: The Mediterranean, Bridge of Cultures (27 November, Barcelona)
The United Nations University, Institute on Globalization, Culture and Mobility presents the colloquium Disputatio 2014, devoted to “The Mediterranean, Bridge of Culture... [read more...]

Job: Visiting Professorship in Mediterranean Jewish Studies (UCLA)
The UCLA Center for Jewish Studies invites applications for the Viterbi Visiting Professorship in Mediterranean Jewish Studies during the 2015-16 academic year.&nb... [read more...]

To Attend: Il Codice Romano Carratelli and Mediterranean Fortification (23-24 October, Reggio Calabria)
The Laboratorio CROSS Storia dell’Architettura e Restauro – Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria, with the sponsorship of the Associazione Italiana di Storia Urbani (AISU)... [read more...]

You are welcome to attend “Female Bodies and Female Practitioners in the Medical Traditions of the Late Antique Mediterranean World”, a workshop organized by subproject A03 "The... [read more...]

Job: Mediterranean History (California Lutheran University)
The Department of History at California Lutheran University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position as assistant professor, beginning August 2015. The position is... [read more...]

Call for Submissions: Turkey, Europe, Mediterranean: “A common destiny”?
The editors of a volume, “Turkey, Europe, Mediterranean: “A Common Destiny”? Cultural Interactions in a Comparative Perspective from the Second Half of the 19th Century” are ... [read more...]

Petition: Reinstate NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes Overseas
A petition has been started with an aim to having the NEH consider the recent decision to discontinue Summer Institutes and Seminars held overseas.

The petition can be fou... [read more...]

To Attend: Ancient and Mediaeval Marine Eco-history (12-13 November, Haifa)
The University of Haifa, the Onassis Foundation and the Danish Agency for Science, Technology and Innovation present the International Workshop on the Ancient and Mediaeval Marine Ec... [read more...]

CFP: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean (Nicosia, Cyprus,  3-6 June 2015)
The European University Cyprus and Richard Stockton College of New Jersey are seek paper proposals for  "Lines Between: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean,” a con... [read more...]

Apply: Internships at the Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies (Athens)
The Centre for Mediterranean, Middle East and Islamic Studies (CEMMIS) at the University of Peloponnese, Athens is offering two internships for the 2014-2015 academic year. The inter... [read more...]

To Attend: The Archaeology of Health in the Ancient Mediterranean World
Trinity University (San Antonio, TX) presents Dr. Alain Touwaide, Institute for the Preservation of Medical Traditions speaking on The Archaeology of Health in the Ancient Mediterran... [read more...]

To Attend: Land and Sea in the Mediterranean World” (7-8 November, UC Santa Barbara)
The Mediterranean Seminar/UCMRP is happy to announce our Fall 2014 workshop and symposium, hosted and co-sponsored by the Medieval Studies Program at UC Santa Barbara.
... [read more...]

CFP: Medieval Association of the Pacific (10-11 April, Reno)
The Annual Conference of the Medieval Association of the Pacific announces its Call for Papers.
The Conference, with the theme:  ‘Reform and Resistance’ will be held at... [read more...]

To Attend: Art, Science, and the Thirsty Word (7-8 November, Cornell)
This innovative two-day interdisciplinary conference brings together graduate students from across continents and disciplines. It proposes a critical exploration of interdisciplinary... [read more...]

Mediterranean Seminar Associates’ Publications (September & October 2014)
The following books have been published this month by Mediterranean Seminar Associates. If you have a newly published monograph, transation, edition, article, or chapter that you wou... [read more...]

To Attend: Sociability and Cosmopolitanism: Jews and Coffeehouses in Livorno (10 October, NYC)
The Department of Italian of Columbia University is pleased to announce the first event organized by The Italian and Mediterranean Colloquium. The IMC is intended to be a crossroad o... [read more...]

CFP: Lines Between: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean (3-6 June 2015, Nicosia)
Announcing “Lines Between: Culture and Empire in the Eastern Mediterranean “ a conference co-hosted by European University Cyprus and The Richard Stockton College of New Jer... [read more...]

Job: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Mediterranean Studies (Columbia U.)
The Department of Italian at Columbia University announces a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor specializing in Mediterranean Studies post-1700, to begin July 1... [read more...]

To Apply: Saharan Crossroads Fellowship

Job: Assistant Professor of Mediterranean Studies, University of Michigan
The Department of Classical Studies at the University of Michigan has been authorized to fill a tenure-track position beginning September 1, 2015 at the level of Assistant Professor.... [read more...]

Grant Opportunity: UNESCO - Mediterranean Culture/Mediterranean Nationals
UNESCO announces a A 7000 euros Grant for a Project Awarded to a young person from the Mediterranean.
You wish to undertake a project related to Mediterranean cultures or art an... [read more...]

To Attend: On the Origins of Welfare in the Mediterranean (6–11 October, Naples)
The Istituto di Studi Sulle Società del Mediterraneo di Napoli in collaboration with the Università Suor Orsola Benincasa, and the Istituto Storico Italiano per il Medioevo pre... [read more...]

Job: Director of Research Center for Mediterranean Civilizations (Koç University)
Koç University ( is accepting applications for the position of Director for the... [read more...]

Apply: Fellowships at the Newberry Library (Chicago, 2014-15)
The Newberry Library announces its competition for Long-term and Short-term Fellowships for 2014-15.

Newberry Library Fellowship Program
If you study... [read more...]

To Apply: Post-doc: Medieval Islam and Christendom (Madrid, 2014-2015)
A 14-month Postdoctoral position (Experienced Researcher) is available in the Marie Curie Initial Training Network Power and Institutions in Medieval Islam and Christendom (PIMI... [read more...]

To Attend: Crews and Ships in the Medieval Mediterranean (25-26 September, Barcelona)
The Institució Milà i Fontanals (CSIC Catalunya) is presenting a seminar, “Crews and Ships in the Medieval Mediterranean: Sources and Comparative Perspectives from the Crown of A... [read more...]

Competition: Bishko Memorial Prize (31 December 2014)
The Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies solicits submissions for the annual Charles Julian Bishko Memorial Pr... [read more...]

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