Thursday, August 23, 2012

Late Antiquity - Kalamazoo 2013

Source : APA Blog.

The Society for Late Antiquity will again sponsor three sessions at the International Medieval Studies Congress, May 9-12, 2013, at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, MI. 

As in the past, topics are open. One-page abstracts for 15-minute papers are invited relating to the history, literature, religion, art, archaeology, culture, and society of Late Antiquity (that is, the European, North African, and Western Asian world ca. 250-750). Attention should be given to how the paper relates to Late Antiquity as a discrete period with its own individual characteristics.

Titles and abstracts may be forwarded to Ralph Mathisen at and  The deadline for receipt of abstracts is September 15, 2012. Abstracts must be accompanied by an e-copy of the participant information form available at or

Please note that with the exception of a few awards (information available from conference organizers at there is no travel funding available for participants, and that the submission of an abstract carries with it a commitment to attend the conference should the abstract be accepted.