Medieval Black Sea Seminar Series | Yulia Mikhailova & Christian Raffensperger

Event date: 
February 9, 2023 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Yulia Mikhailova
New Mexico Tech
Christian Raffensperger
Wittenberg University
Co-Sponsored by: 
Center for Collaborative History | Department of Art & Archaeology | Humanities Council | Program in Medieval Studies Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies | The Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies | University Center for Human Values

Thursday, February 9 | 4:30 PM | 211 Dickinson Hall & Zoom

Yulia Mikhailova, New Mexico Tech  | “‘O Rus Land, Brightest of the Bright’: Land, Religion, and Identity between the Pontic Steppe and the Eastern Baltic, 10th - 13th cc.”

Christian Raffensperger, Wittenberg University | “The Arc of Medieval Europe: Shifting our Focus in Medieval Studies”

For more information on the seminar series and to register, visit:

Zoom Registration – For those who wish to attend this seminar virtually.

Registration is not required for in-person attendance of this seminar. We kindly ask that you please follow the current University Covid-19 guidelines.

Teresa Shawcross
Russia and Eurasia
6th through 14th Centuries