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Textiles and ceremonial of the Greek Church under the Ottomans

March 16, 2017 17:30

ASCSA, Mandylas rare book reading room, Gennadius Library, Souidias 61, 106 76 Athens

Work-in-Progress Seminar


Presented by

The Gennadius Library


Speaker

Dr. Nikolaos Vryzidis, Grabar Post-Doctoral fellow

Maria Smali, 210-72.10.536 (ext. 101)


Nikolaos Vryzidis received his PhD in 2015 from SOAS-University of London after completing a dissertation on Greek ecclesiastical costume of the Ottoman period. He then conducted post-doctoral research based at the British School at Athens and organised an international workshop on Mediterranean textiles. His academic interests include the material culture of Ottoman Christians and artistic exchanges between Byzantium and the Middle East.

The presentation will be in English.