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Zara Pogossian Receives Prestigious ERC Consolidator Grant (2019)

December 10, 2019

Zara Pogossian, alumna of CEU’s Department of Medieval Studies (PhD 2011) has been awarded a prestigious 2019 European Research Center (ERC) Consolidator Grant. Dr Pogossian’s project seeks to establish a new framework for studying the Caucasus, Anatolia and northern Mesopotamia (CAM) between the 9th to 14th centuries.

The János M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe was granted to Mykhaylo Yakubovych

We are delighted to announce that the János M. Bak Research Fellowship on Medieval Central Europe was granted to Mykhaylo Yakubovych  with the topic on Medieval Central Europe in Arabic sources: manuscripts reconsidered.

CfA – Postgraduate summer course on “Political Theology of the Early Church from its formation to Justinian” at CEU, 22 July - 31 July, 2020

CfA – Postgraduate summer course on “Political Theology of the Early Church from its formation to Justinian” at Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, Hungary, 22 July - 31 July, 2020

This summer course addresses an earlier neglected topic in the history of Late Antiquity and Early Christianity which has received increasing attention in the last decades: the complex history of the theological justifications of legitimacy, that is, the versions of the metaphysics of power, affect

Report on the Annual Meeting of the International Commission for the History of Towns (ICHT) in Budapest, September 18–20, 2019

Economic Functions of Urban Spaces from the Middle Ages to the Present

The International Commission for the History of Towns (ICHT) held its annual meeting in Budapest, September18–20, 2019, co-organized with the “Lendület” Medieval Hungarian Economic History Research Group of the Institute of History of the Research Centre for the Humanities. The three-day conference was co-sponsored by the “Lendület” research group and the Central European University.