A series of ten seminars that will take place at the British School at Athens (BSA) and the French School at Athens (EfA) in collaboration with the British Institute at Ankara with funding from the Balkan Futures network, which has supported research in the field of Balkan regional studies and beyond, and the EfA.

These seminars will function as a forum for discussion across disciplines, national borders and territorial boundaries. They will begin in January 2018 and will run until the end of May 2018, and will be hosted by the BSA and the EfA. The seminars aim to engage critically with issues connected to the current economic and refugee crisis, presenting original work and/or works in progress of prominent academics.


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  • 30 May 2018
    Alessandro Ceccarelli, " The Potter's Wheel in South Asia: a Technological Re-examination of Bronze Age Craft Production in the Indus Zone"
  • 31 May 2018
    Dr Florence Liard, "The potter's art in Latin Greece: a petrological approach to traditions, innovations, and networks of interactions"
  • 05 June 2018
    Professor David Sedley, "Xenocrates and the invention of Platonism: a textual approach"
  • 07 June 2018
    John Kittmer, "Ritsos in Monemvasia: A Literary Guide for Travellers"