Institute for Mediterranean Studies
Upcoming conference: Red Sea Project X: Red Sea Horizons, Edges and Transitions

Upcoming conference: Red Sea Project X: Red Sea Horizons, Edges and Transitions

Taking place the 6-9th of July 2022
Rethymno, Crete, Greece
Venues: Institute for Mediterranean Studies, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas; Student Cultural Center “Xenia”, University of Crete.

The organization of Red Sea Project X is a collaboration between the Department of History and Archaeology at the University of Crete, the Institute for Mediterranean Studies of the Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas, and the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies and Program in Mediterranean Studies at Emory University.  Our conference will be hosted by the University of Crete and the Institute for Mediterranean Studies in the historic city of Rethymno, Crete, Greece.  Details about lodging, program, and conference fees to follow on the conference website at redsea10.ims.forth.gr.

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WORKSHOP Screen Adaptation Studies

The Workshop is organized in the context of the seminar “Film Adaptation,” Interinstitutional Graduate Program in Theater and Film Studies, Dept of Philology, University of Crete, & Institute for Mediterranean Studies-FORTH. 

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6th Thematic Seminar 2021-2022

PhD Candidates' Seminars 2021-2022

The purpose of the seminars is the scientific discussion and exchange of views and arguments between professors, researchers and PhD candidates in Modern and Contemporary History of the Department of History and Archeology of UoC, IMS / FORTH and other collaborating universities and research institutes.

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Online Lecture on «The Concept of Hamartia in Plotinus» by Suzanne Stern-Gillet

Online Lecture on «The Concept of Hamartia in Plotinus» by Suzanne Stern-Gillet

Within the framework of the Research Project “Between Athens & Alexandria. Platonism, 3rd-7th c. CE” (2022-2024) supported by the A. S. Onassis Foundation, the IMS-FORTH, in collaboration with the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s Center for Hellenistic Studies (ACHS), organises a monthly online lecture series on late antique Neoplatonism (3rd-7th c. CE).

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Meeting to present DIATOPO

Meeting to present DIATOPO

The Laboratory of Geophysics - Satellite Remote Sensing & Archaeoenvironment (GeoSat ReSeArch Lab) of the Institute for Mediterranean Studies and the Ephorate of Unerwater Antiquities invite you to the meeting organized on April 29, 2022, at 4 pm, at the community center of Elounda, D. Arnaoutakis room.

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Online Lecture on «Plotinus and the Gnostics» by Mark Edwards

Online Lecture on «Plotinus and the Gnostics» by Mark Edwards

Within the framework of the Research Project “Between Athens & Alexandria. Platonism, 3rd-7th c. CE” (2022-2024) supported by the A. S. Onassis Foundation, the IMS-FORTH, in collaboration with the Bibliotheca Alexandrina’s Center for Hellenistic Studies (ACHS), organises a monthly online lecture series on late antique Neoplatonism (3rd-7th c. CE).

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