Berardi, Carlo – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

The Komnenian Aristocracy and the Chivalric Ideal: an art historical perspective


DiFabio, Christina – University of Michigan

Synoikism and Urbanization: A Regional Approach in Hellenistic Anatolia


Garey, Ellis Emma – New York University

Becoming Workers: Labor Activism and Mass Politics in Greater Syria 1880 – 1936


Kiefer, Michael – Heidelberg University

Habitus Byzantinus. Self-depiction of secular elites in donor- and funerary portraits of the Byzantine Middle Ages


Nayfa, Aristotelis George – The University of Edinburgh

Monetary Exchanges and Social Capital in the Court and Empire of Constantine VII Porphyrogennetos


Schönicke, Julia Nadine – Freie Universität Berlin and Orient Department/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI)

Neolithic Ways of Life in Göbekli Tepe


Smit, Marissa Jeanne – Harvard University

Frontiers Made Flesh: Byzantines, Ottomans, and their Animals (1205-1512)


Wingham, Zavier – New York University

Becoming Zenci: Formulating Race in the Ottoman Empire, 1840-1914



Dost, Süleyman – Brandeis University

Fixing the Word of God: The Birth of Closed Scriptures in Medieval Anatolia and Iraq


Harrington, Katherine – Florida State University

Home Economics: Crafting Households and Communities in Ancient Greek Cities


Moscone, Daniele – Sapienza University of Rome

Prehistoric chert exploitation, technology and distribution systems in the Northern Euphrates Basin during the 4th to 3rd millennia BC: the case of Arslantepe (Malatya Plain, Eastern Anatolia)


Pázsint, Annamária İzabella – Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Prosopographia Ponti Euxini. Byzantion. I. The epigraphic sources


Proctor, Lucas – University of Connecticut

Spatial patterning in domestic plant use activities and agricultural production at Kerkenes, a late Iron Age city in Central Anatolia


Yıldız, Hatice – University of Oxford

Networks of Care: The Connected World of Female Physicians in the Ottoman Empire and India


Wu, GangKing’s College London

Revisiting the Technology of the Byzantine Silk Industry



Can, Lale – CUNY

Empire of Exile: Mapping Sedition, Sürgün, and Transformation in Ottoman History


Dodkhudoeva, Lola – Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan

Similarity and Peculiarities of The Models of States in the Sunni Politico-Legal Tradition in the Pre – Modern Epoch:  Central Asia, Turkey, India in X-Xi/Xvi-Xvii Cc.


Dorfmann-Lazarev, Igor – University of Regensburg, Germany

Apocrypha and the construction of cultural consciousness of Islamicate societies


Kayhan Elbirlik, Leyla – Özyeğin University

Ottoman Family, Women and Marriage in Early Modern Istanbul, 1750-1920


Marano, Yuri Alessansdro – Scuola Archeologica Italiana di Atene

Baths and Bathing in Dark Age Byzantium (7th to 9th centuries)


Panayotov, Alexander – University of Sofia

Minority Status and Identity: A Case Study of Jewish – Christian relations in Early Byzantium



Sağlam, Hasan Sercan – Medipol University

A Neglected Heritage: The Intertwined Pre-1923 Agricultural, Industrial and Sacred Landscape of Ayvalık Countryside



Makri, Dimitra – University of Ioannina

The Culture of Myrrh and Perfumes in Asia Minor during the Graeco-Roman and Byzantine Periods



Binning, Ravinder – National Gallery of Art

Sacred Anguish: Art and Mystical Fear in Byzantium



Salay, Paul – Butler University

The Technology of Ancient Maritime Trade: The Connection Between Mediterranean Maritime Networks and Ancient Naval Architecture