Call for papers: Crossings: Negotiating borders and boundaries in the Eastern Mediterranean

Call for papers: Crossings: Negotiating borders and boundaries in the Eastern Mediterranean

2 February 2017

A postgraduate student committee from the University of Oxford’s Modern Languages Faculty (Sub-faculty of Byzantine and Modern Greek) and the Oriental Institute (Modern Middle East Studies) invites abstract submissions from postgraduate students to participate in a two-day conference in order to consider the question of how borders and other forms of boundaries were created, negotiated or challenged in the Eastern Mediterranean throughout the 20th and 21st centuries.

Abstract: 300 words
Abstract Deadline: 24 February 2017
Conference Dates: 29 – 30 April 2017
Venue: Radcliffe Humanities Building, University of Oxford
Keynote speakers: Yiannis Papadakis (University of Cyprus) and Clare Azzopardi (University of Malta)