|Institute of Classical Studies (IClS) 2016 Byzantine Colloquium
"Arcadia: Real and Ideal"
Scholars from various disciplines will be exploring important elements that contributed to the creation, preservation and promotion of the Arcadian ideal from Antiquity, through the Middle Ages (in East and West) and the Renaissance to the modern world. The discussion will focus on the Arcadian ideal and legacy in dialogue with the geographical, real Arcadia. Confirmed speakers include Dr William Bainbridge (Durham), Dr Solon Charalambous (Cyprus), Professor Evangelos Chrysos (Athens), Dr Stefano Cracolici (Durham), Angelos Dendrinos (Athens), Dr George Kakavas (Athens), Dr Anna Vasiliki Karapanagiotou (Arcadia), Dr Pedro Olalla (Athens), Professor James Roy (Nottingham), and Dr Alessandro Scafi (London).
Key lecture: "Arcadia: bearer of Hellenism, fundamental component of culture", by Pedro Olalla
2/3 June 2016
Court Room, Senate House
University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU