Internationale Tagung “Cyprus in Medieval Times – a Place of Cultural Encounter”

Symposium 2012

6. – 8. Dezember 2012
Münster, Liudgerhaus (Überwasserkirchplatz 3)

Die Abstracts zu den Konferenzbeiträgen finden Sie hier (PDF; 0,6 MB) [en]


Donnerstag, 6. Dezember

14:00-14:30 Begrüßung und Einführung
14:30-15:15 Michael Grünbart (Universität Münster): “How to Become an Emperor: The Ascension of Isaakios Komnenos (of Cyprus)”
15:15-16:00 Alexander Beihammer (University of Cyprus):“The Role of the Kingdom of Cyprus in the First Ottoman-Venetian War (1463–1479)”
16:00-16:30 Kaffeepause
16:30-17:15 Kenneth Scott Parker (Universität Mainz): “Cyprus and the Eastern Christians during the Reign of Peter I de Lusignan (1358–69)”
17:15-18:00 Christopher Schabel (University of Cyprus):“The Avignon Popes and Cyprus"
Peter Edbury (Cardiff University): “Ernoul, Eracles and the Beginnings of Frankish Rule in Cyprus, 1192-1232”


9:00-9:45 Eleni Procopiou (Department of Antiquities, Cyprus): "The Excavations at Akrotiri, Katalymmata ton Plakoton 2007-2012"
9:45-10:30 Maria Parani (University of Cyprus): “Of Bishops and Monks: Some Thoughts on the Monastic Sanctoral Cycle at the Chapel of the Holy Trinity at Koutsovendis (c. 1100)”
10:30-11:00 Kaffeepause
11:00-11:45 Tassos Papacostas (King's College London): “Monastic Landownership in Middle Byzantine Cyprus: the Local and Overseas Contexts”
11:45-12:30 Andréas Nicolaïdès (Aix-Marseille Université) « Les églises byzantines de la région de Potamia – Agios Sozoménos – Idalion »
12:30-14:30 Mittagspause
14:30-15:15 Michalis Olympios (University of Cyprus): “Rural Latin Parish Churches in Lusignan and Venetian Cyprus: Interrogating the Textual and Material Evidence”
15:15-16:00 Marina Solomidou-Ieronymidou (Department of Antiquities, Cyprus): “Sugar Mills and Sugar Production in Medieval Cyprus”
16:00-16:30 Kaffeepause
16:30-17:15 Pagona Papadopoulou (University of Cyprus): “Some Particularities in the Numismatic Circulation of Byzantine Cyprus”
17:15-18:00 Nicholas Coureas (Cyprus Research Centre): “Islands East and West: Commerce between Cyprus, Majorca and Sardinia in the Early Fourteenth Century”


9:15-10:00 Joanita Vroom (Universiteit Leiden): “Human Attitudes and Gestures in Medieval Ceramics from Cyprus (c. 13th–15th/16th Centuries)”
10:00-10:45 Ulrike Ritzerfeld (Deutsches Studienzentrum, Venice): “The Language of Power: Transgressing Borders in Luxury Metal Objects of the Lusignan”
10:45-11:15 Kaffeepause
11:15-12:00 Myrto Veïkou (Hellenic Open University): “Successive Relocations of the Capital of Cyprus from Late Antiquity to the Middle Ages”
12:00-12:45 Dominic Mertzanis (Universität Bonn): “Romanos Anagnostes and the ‘chypriote bouclée’ in the Light of the Finding of a Hitherto Unknown Codex from Weimar”
12:45 Abschlussdiskussion

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Kontakt und Anmeldungen:
Michael Grünbart
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität
Institut für Byzantinistik und Neogräzistik
Rosenstraße 9
48143 Münster
Tel.: +49 251 8325112 (8325110)
Sabine Rogge
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität
Institut für Interdisziplinäre Zypern-Studien
Schlaunstr. 2
D-48143 Münster
Tel.: +49 251 83-29850
Überwasserkirchplatz 3
48149 Münster
Tel.: +49 251 4956447