East of Byzantium Lecture: Cosmopolitanism as Hospitality

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The Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross in Brookline, MA, are pleased to announce the first East of Byzantium lecture of 2021–2022.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 | 12:00 pm (Eastern Time, UTC -4) | Zoom
Cosmopolitanism as Hospitality: Christian Charity and the Archaeology of the Medieval Silk Road in Armenia
Kate Franklin, Birkbeck, University of London

Kate Franklin will discuss piety, patronage, hospitality, and hotels in medieval Armenia.

Advance registration required. Registration closes at 9:00 AM (ET) on October 5, 2021. Register: https://eastofbyzantium.org/upcoming-events/

East of Byzantium is a partnership between the Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross in Brookline, MA, that explores the cultures of the eastern frontier of the Byzantine empire in the late antique and medieval periods.

Contact Brandie Ratliff (mjcbac@hchc.edu), Director, Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture with any questions.