Colloquium on The Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean:

New Approaches

Keynote Address

“Mediterranean Culture and Conveniencia: Disentangling the Paradoxes of Premodern Ethno-Religious Plurality”

Brian Catlos

Department of History, University of California-Santa Cruz, Department of Religious Studies, University of Colorado at Boulder

Monday 18 April

9:00am – 5:30pm

Centre for Medieval Studies

Room 312, 125 Queen’s Park


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Sponsored by the Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto; Jackman Humanities Institute, University of Toronto; University of California Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project; Department of History, University of Tennessee