Nineteenth Winter Workshop in Medieval & Early Modern Slavic Studies
Friday, February 19, 2016
Royce Hall 306
Session 1: 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
DAVID MILLER, Roosevelt University
“Law and Grace: The Seamless Faith of Ethiopian Christianity”
DAVID PRESTEL, Michigan State University
“The Last of the Avars: Where Did They Go and Why is it Important?”
Session 2: 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
VITALIY YEFIMENKOV, University of California Los Angeles
“Researching Liturgical Texts: Sources, Questions, Methods”
DAVID GOLDFRANK, Georgetown University
“Expanding Andrei Pluguzov’s ‘Russkii feodal’nyi arkhiv’”
ROBERT ROMANCHUK, Florida State University
“How (and where) the Slavic Digenis Akritis was Made: The Oral-Formulaic Evidence”
Session 3: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
JANET MARTIN, University of Miami
“Women and the Pomest’e System: Some Conclusions”
ANN KLEIMOLA, University of Nebraska
“The Lure of Devices: The Muscovite Elite and Products of the Scientific Revolution”
Session 4: 2:45 – 4:15 p.m.
GEORG MICHELS, University of California Riverside
“Patriarch Filaret Romanov (1619-1633): Some Thoughts on the Current State of Research”
MARIA IVANOVA, University of Virginia
“Simulation and Dissimulation in Early Modern Poland-Lithuania”
ELISE WIRTSCHAFTER, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
“Russian Politics and the Petrine Divide”
Sponsored by UCLA Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies and UCLA Department of Slavic, East European & Eurasian Languages & Cultures.
Advance registration not required. Please sign the attendance sheet at the door. No fee. Limited seating.
For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 310.825.1880.