Call for Papers: Christian Russia in the Making

A conference in memory of Professor Andrzej Poppe

Warsaw, Poland, 30 January–1 February 2020

Deadline: 30 November 2019

We invite participation first in a series of conferences on ‘The World of the Slavs: Forgotten Meeting Place of Different Cultures’ from researchers interested in the following topics, which bear on the issues and methodology of Andrzej Poppe’s work:

• History of the church in Rus
• Culture and politics of Rus and relations with other parts of the Christian world
• Source studies of Cyrillic texts
• Archaeology and material culture in the history of Rus
• Auxiliary disciplines of history in the broadest sense (paleography, epigraphy, architectural history, iconography, sphragistics, numismatics, historical geography, etc.)
• Settlement studies (the nature and formation of towns and patterns of settlement in Central and Eastern Europe)
• History of Slavic studies

Conference applications with abstracts should be submitted by 30 November 2019 to the following address: The conference languages will be Polish, Russian and English. The organizers will provide accommodation.

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