Conference (co-sponsored): "The Islamic-Byzantine Border: From the Rise of Islam to the Fall of Constantinople"

Location: 100-104 McKenna Hall (View on

Islamic Byzantine Border Conference Poster

The conference runs Sunday, April 28, through Tuesday, April 30. All sessions are at McKenna Hall. 


Conference Program


D.G. Tor and Alexander Beihammer, University of Notre Dame


Sean Anthony (Ohio State University)
Francois de Blois (University College London)
Jonathan Conant (Brown University)
David Cook (Rice University)
Michael Cook (Princeton University)
Robert Gleave (University of Exeter)
Carole Hillenbrand (University of Edinburgh)
Robert Hillenbrand (University of Edinburgh)
Robert Hoyland (Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, New York University)
Anthony Kaldellis (Ohio State)
Hugh Kennedy (SOAS, University of London)
Andrew Marsham (University of Cambridge)
Ralph-Johannes Lilie (Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences)
Sophie Metivier (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)
Johannes Pahlitzsch (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz)
Andrew Peacock (University of St. Andrews)
Johannes Preiser-Kapeller (Austrian Academy of Sciences)
Christian Sahner (University of Oxford)
Amy Singer (Tel Aviv University/All Souls College, Oxford)
Rustam Shukurov (Moscow State University)