Inter-university Research Webinar on Maritime History [M. Antypas and J. Dyble]

Co-organized by the Centre of Maritime History, Institute for Mediterranean Studies-FORTH and the Centre for Maritime Historical Studies, University of Exeter.

The purpose of the fortnight seminar is to scholarly dialogue of PhD candidates, post-docs and researchers in Maritime themes in humanities and social sciences.

There will be 25-minute presentations of papers derived from ongoing research, which will then be discussed by the group. Each Meeting would last about 90 minutes with two speakers (one from each institution). Meetings will take place on Zoom at 14.00-15.30 UK time and 16.00-17.30 Greek time.

Tuesday 8 March 2022

  • Minas Antypas, (CMH-IMS/FORTH & University of Crete), Decline or readjustment? Ship-owners and shipping companies of the island of Hydra (1828-1862)
  • Jake Dyble, (CMHS Exeter, University of Padua), The threat of the “avania”: Risk management in the Levant trade and the growth of an Orientalist discourse

Register in advance: 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.