Inter-university Research Webinar on Maritime History [A. Iodice and A. Kapokakis]

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 22 March 2022

  • Antonio Iodice, (CMHS Exeter, Università di Genova) (How to (not) write an Average report. Rhetoric strategies in seamen’s testimonials from Western Mediterranean (1590-1700)
  • Alkis Kapokakis, (CMH-IMS/FORTH & University of Crete), Seamen and Maritime communities in Greece during the transition from sail to steam, 1850-1920

Register in advance: 

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