Byzantine Studies Netherlands
Byzantine Studies Netherlands is a society that welcomes anyone who is occupied with the study of Byzantium within the Netherlands. The society wishes to offer a platform to its members and promote their interests nationally and internationally. The society is the Dutch committee of the Association Internationale des Etudes Byzantines (AIEB). This website contains information on activities in the field of Byzantine studies both in the Netherlands and abroad.
- AIEB Grants for junior scholars28 January 2022
- New book on The Hidden Life of Textiles in the Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean26 January 2022
- Book on Theophanu, Princess of the East, Empress of the West26 January 2022
Resources for researchers
We have listed the most important resources for researchers in the field of Byzantine Studies.
Journals that may be of interest to researchers in the field of Byzantine studies can be found here.
24th International Congress of Byzantine Studies postponed and relocated
The 24th International Congress of Byzantine Studies has been postponed to August 2022 and has been relocated from Istanbul to Padua and Venice. The program will be fundamentally unchanged from that organized for the congress of 2021 in Istanbul. Three members of Byzantine Studies Netherlands will convene a Round Table Session at the congress:
- Byzantine Studia Humanitatis. Bridging Disciplines in Eleventh- and Twelfth-Century Byzantium. Convenor: Daphne Penna.
- The Urban Landscape and Its Dynamics: Constantinople, Rome and Baghdad (800-1000) Convenor: Mariëtte Verhoeven.
- Connections between Byzantium (or the Eastern Mediterranean), the East and the West in the 6th and 7th centuries CE (NL). Convenor: Joanita Vroom.
Dutch National Committee of Byzantine Studies
Dr. Daphne Penna (secretary)
Groningen University (RUG), Law Faculty, Legal History Department
Postal address: Postbus 716, 9700 AS Groningen, The Netherlands
Information about publications, research and announcements for exhibitions, courses, lectures, workshops, conferences, etc. can be sent to Mariëtte Verhoeven, firstname.lastname@example.org.