**New Date** March 10 – Jeremy Vecchi

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its final meeting of the winter quarter.

Jeremy Vecchi, PhD. student in NELC, will be presenting “Simeon and the Martyrs of Najran”.

Please join us on Tuesday, March 10, at 4:30 PM, in Cochrane Woods Art Center 152.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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February 24 – Karin Krause

The Workshop on Late Antiquity & Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting, co-sponsored with Early Christian Studies Workshop.

Karin Krause (University of Chicago, Divinity School) will be presenting “What became of the Constantinian labarum?”

Please join us on Tuesday, February 24, at 4:30 pm, in CWAC 152.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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February 3 – Henning Börm **Please note unusual meeting place and time**

The Workshop on Late Antiquity & Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting.

Henning Börm (University of Konstanz) will be presenting “Procopius of Caesarea and the Sasanian Empire.”

Please join us on Tuesday, February 3, at 5:00 pm, in the John Hope Franklin Room (SSRB 224).

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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January 29 – Jessica Mutter **Please note unusual meeting time and place**

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting.

Jessica Mutter, NELC, will be presenting “Defining Ambiguities: Conversion and Boundary Formation among Christians and Muslims in Seventh- and Eighth-Century Syria.”

Please join us on Thursday, January 29, at 12:00 PM at Pick 218.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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January 15 – Walter Kaegi **Please note exceptional meeting time & place**

The Workshop on Late Antiquity & Byzantium is proud to announce our first meeting of Winter 2015!

Walter Kaegi, professor of History and voting member of the Oriental Institute, will be presenting “Constantine I, Babylon and Julian’s Expedition in Mesopotamia Again”.

Please join us on Thursday, January 15, at 12:00 pm, in the Oriental Institute, LaSalle Banks Room.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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Winter 2015 Schedule

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is please to announce its Winter 2015 schedule. Please note that there are a few workshops that will meet in unusual places, times, and days of meeting other than our usual meeting place of CWAC on Tuesdays at 4:30 PM.

Thursday, January 15, 12:00 pm, Oriental Institute, LaSalle Banks Room Walter Kaegi (University of Chicago, History)
“Constantine I, Babylon and Julian’s Expedition in Mesopotamia Again”

Thursday, January 29, 12:00 pm, Pick 218, Jessica Mutter (University of Chicago, NELC) Co-Sponsored with MEHAT

“Defining Ambiguities: Conversion and Boundary Formation among Christians and Muslims in Seventh- and Eighth-Century Syria.”

Tuesday, February 3, 4:30 pm, John Hope Franklin Room, Henning Börm (University of Konstanz, History)

“Procopius of Caesarea and the Sasanian Empire.”

Tuesday, February 24, 4:30 pm, CWAC 152, Karin Krause (University of Chicago, Divinity School)
“What became of the Constantinian labarum?”

Tuesday, March 3, 4:30 pm, CWAC 152, Jeremy Vecchi (University of Chicago, NELC)

“Simeon and the Martyrs of Najran”

I look forward to seeing you all at these meetings!

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December 2 – Aimee Genova

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its final meeting of the fall quarter.

Aimee Genova, PhD. student in History, will be presenting “Crete: Using a Renaissance Text as a Framework for Understanding Ancient Crete.”

Please join us on Tuesday, December 2, at 4:30PM at Cochrane Woods Art Center 156.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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November 25 – Jeremy Thompson

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting.

Jeremy Thompson, PhD. Candidate in History, will be presenting “Notes on Carolingian Book Circulation in a Twelfth-Century Catalogue from Saint-Amand.”

Please join us on Tuesday, November 25, at 4:30PM at Cochrane Woods Art Center 156.

Please note that our next and final meeting of the fall quarter will be on December 2. Aimee Genova, PhD. Candidate in History will be presenting.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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November 11 – Linda Wheatley-Irving

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting.

Linda Wheatley-Irving (Central European University) will present “Late Antique Styles at the Mayyāfāriqīn Mosque: Whose Late Antiquity?”.

Please join us on Tuesday, November 11, at 4:30PM at Cochrane Woods Art Center 156.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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October 28 – Warren Pezé **please note exceptional meeting place**

The Workshop on Late Antiquity and Byzantium is pleased to announce its next meeting, cosponsored by the Medieval Studies workshop.

Warren Pezé (Paris-I) will present “Marginalia, Corrections and Rewritings as a Source for the Social History of Early Medieval Heresy”.

Please join us on Tuesday, October 28, at 4:30PM at the Franke Institute located in the Joseph Regenstein Library. Refreshments will be served.

Persons in need of assistance, please contact Jason Osequeda (Jasonosequeda@uchicago.edu).

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