Sunday, June 19, 2011

CFP: The First International Conference "Studies of Epigraphy", Moscow, January 30-31, 2012

Moscow collage by Texmon (Wikipedia).
Source: Compitum.

The First International Conference "Studies of Epigraphy" will be held in Moscow on January 30-31, 2012.

Reports on the following topics are welcome: 

  • Modern problems of epigraphy
  • Methods and methodology of epigraphic studies
  • Oriental epigraphy
  • Ancient epigraphy
  • Early Christian epigraphy
  • Byzantine epigraphy
  • European epigraphy of the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • Slavic epigraphy
  • Old Russian epigraphy
  • Southern, Eastern and Central European epigraphy
  • Moslem epigraphy
  • The epigraphy of the Eurasian steppe
  • Southern and South-Eastern Asian epigraphy
  • Mesoamerican epigraphy

We accept reports in Russian, English, French, German.

Please send your application before October 1, 2011 to the following e-mail address: Please type "Studies of Epigraphy 2012" in the field "Subject".

The application should contain the subject of your report and a summary (MS Word, DOC or RTF text up to 2500 characters).

Please send us the following information about yourself: 

  • Name and last name
  • Scientific degree
  • Present work and occupation
  • Mail address
  • Contact telephone number
  • E-mail address
Accommodation in a hotel will be provided and paid by the organizers of the conference. 

We plan to publish the materials of the conference in the almanac "Voprosy epigrafiki" ("Studies of Epigraphy"). 

Reports on non-epigraphy subjects, not containing information about the author or received after October 1, 2011 will not be accepted.

Dmitry Pozharsky University
St. Tikhon's Orthodox University for the Humanities
Institute of Slavic Studies of the Russian Academy of Science
Institute for Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Asia and Africa of the Lomonosov Moscow State University
Slavic and Greek Epigraphic Seminar

Secretary of the Organizing Committee - Dr. Alexander Avdeev

Attention! We will send you a short letter when we receive your information. If you do not receive such a letter please make sure that your information has been delivered to us. We do not engage in controversy with the authors.