We are pleased to invite you to the 2nd International Workshop on the Black Sea in Antiquity organized by the School of Humanities of the International Hellenic University from 18 to 20 September 2015 in Thessaloniki. The subject of the 3-day workshop is The Black Sea, in the light of new archaeological data and theoretical approaches.
23 distinguished speakers from all Black Sea countries and Greece will join the workshop which will be held at the International Hellenic University in Thermi and is open and free to the public.
This is the second international workshop organized by the School of Humanities in the context of the Master Programme MA in Black Sea Studies with the participation of prominent scientists and also younger academics and PhD students from 10 countries. Focus will be on new archaeological evidence from excavations in the countries of the Black Sea, while at the same time new theoretical approaches to the ancient history of the Black Sea area will be presented. As part of the workshop, visits will be organized to the Archaeological Museum and the Museum of Byzantine Culture in Thessaloniki.
Attendance is free to students, the general public and all those who wish to become familiar with the region of the Black Sea during antiquity. Prior free registration is required. To register, click here
Please note that the working language of the Workshop is English. All participants will receive Certificates of Attendance.
Scientific Coordinator: Dr. Manolis Manoledakis, Assistant Professor of Classical Archaeology, School of Humanities, International Hellenic University
The workshop is co-funded by the Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation.