Medieval Mount Athos between Wealth and Poverty

The Inaugural Workshop for the ERC Starting Grant “Mount Athos in Medieval Eastern Mediterranean Society: Contextualizing the History of a Monastic Republic (ca. 850-1550)”

The participants in this workshop will give presentations exploring the relationship between wealth and Mount Athos. A particular emphasis will be laid upon discussion and how new avenues of research might nuance or change scholarship’s understanding of the Holy Mountain’s economic role throughout history.

17. Juni 2021
- 18. Juni 2021

The workshop will be held virtually via Zoom, while coffee breaks will take place in Wonder. Those interested in attending the workshop should send an e-mail to mamems(at)uni-mainz.de by June 14th, 2021. Attendees will be then sent a Zoom-link for all of the workshop sessions.

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