Christian Russia in the Making – deadline 30 November 2019

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Date(s) - 30 January - 1 February
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Christian Russia in the Making

A conference in memory of Professor Andrzej Poppe

Warsaw (30 January–1 February 2020)

We invite participation first in a series of conferences on ‘The World of the Slavs: Forgotten Meeting Place of Different Cultures’ from researchers interested in the following topics, which bear on the issues and methodology of Andrzej Poppe’s work:

  • History of the church in Rus’
  • Culture and politics of Rus and relations with other parts of the Christian world
  • Source studies of Cyrillic texts
  • Archaeology and material culture in the history of Rus
  • Auxiliary disciplines of history in the broadest sense (paleography, epigraphy, architectural history, iconography, sphragistics, numismatics, historical geography, etc.)
  • Settlement studies (the nature and formation of towns and patterns of settlement in Central and Eastern Europe)
  • History of Slavic studies

Conference applications with abstracts should be submitted by 30 November 2019 to the following address: The conference languages will be Polish, Russian and English. The organizers will provide accommodation.

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