Aug
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Aug
14

Istanbul Through the Ages – 2016

Being the center of magnificent empires through time, Istanbul is calling you to discover its rich cultural heritage by following the footmarks of saints, sultans and angels in this enriching summer seminar. Koç University Research Center for Anatolian Civilizations is excited to invite you to have a taste of Istanbul with its intellectual, in-depth program developed by [...]
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Aug
14

IV. International Sevgi Gönül Byzantine Studies Symposium

Byzantine Identity and the Other in Geographical and Ethnic Imagination Byzantine representation of the cultures outside the Byzantine world had a particular geographical and ethnic aspect that contributed not only to the perception of the non-Byzantine, but also to the construction of the Byzantine self-image. Byzantine portrayal of these cultures beyond the borders of the [...]
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Aug
14

In Search of the Monasteries of Constantinople

The conference titled “In Search of the Monasteries of Constantinople” with the participation of GABAM’s post-doc researchers Silvia Pedone and Nicholas Melvani together with Anestis Vasilakeris from Boğaziçi University Department of History was held in Istanbul Greek Consulate Sismanoglio Megaro (İstiklal Caddesi No. 60, 34433, Galatasaray-Beyoğlu) at 18.00. Speeches; Anestis Vasilakeris, “The Stoudios Monastery Reassessed” [...]
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Aug
14

A Ritualistic Drama on the Moon, Swans and Soul

Sailing to Byzantium which supported by GABAM is a ritualistic drama by composer Onur Türkmen that focuses on parallels between the works of two great 20th Century writers: the Irish poet William Butler Yeats (1865 – 1939) and the Turkish poet Ahmet Haşim (1884 – 1933). You can have detailed information from this link, events.ku.edu.tr.
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Aug
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Aug
14

Opening Ceremony

Koç University Stavros Niarchos Foundation Center for Late Antique and Byzantine Studies (GABAM) opening ceremony was held on the 13rd of November, 2015. You can reach the video of the presentations from this link. Please click for program.
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Aug
14

Around the Holy Trinity of Halki International Symposium

Symposium was held between the dates, 14th – 16th October 2015. Please click for program.
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