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3-4 June 2024: Project’s Spring Seminar

Following what has become a consolidated tradition, we have celebrated the project’s annual Spring Seminar on 3-4 June 2024 in the Micaela Portilla research centre at UPV/EHU in Vitoria. Various members of the project team presented their ongoing research on languages, identities, networks and frontiers. We were also very happy…


Seminarios de Primavera 2024

Los días 3 y 4 de junio del presente año, el proyecto CONNECT celebrará su tercer ciclo de Seminarios en Vitoria-Gasteiz, con la participación de Robert Gallagher (University of Kent at Canterbury) y de Annina Seiler (Universität Zürich). Discutiremos sobre fronteras, lenguas, redes e identidades en la Alta Edad Media….


Second Spring Seminar 2023

Our second Spring Seminar 2023, which took place on 30 May in Vitoria-Gasteiz, featured four talks focusing on the limits of ecclesiastical power in the Iberian Peninsula. These were presented by CONNECT (UPV/EHU) team members Pablo Acal, David Peterson and Izei Permach, as well as our special guest Iván García Izquierdo of…


First Spring Seminar 2023

On Tuesday 23 May we held our first Spring Seminar 2023 in Vitoria-Gasteiz. Three members of the CONNECT team (Francesca Tinti, Theodora Paraskevopoulou and Guadalupe Lopetegui) presented their current work for the project and were joined by Dr Edward Roberts of the University of Kent who gave a talk on ‘Piety and…


23 and 30 May 2023, Second cycle of Spring Seminars in Vitoria-Gasteiz

On 23 and 30 May 2023 the CONNECT project will hold its second cycle of Spring Seminars in Vitoria-Gasteiz (Micaela Portilla Building, Room 0.3). It will feature both members of the project team presenting their work in progress and external collaborators working on related topics. SPRING SEMINARS CONNECT 2013 Centro…


Spring Seminars 2022

03n May and June 2022 the CONNECT project organized its first cycle of Spring Seminars. These were held in hybrid format (in person in Vitoria-Gasteiz and online) and featured both team members presenting their work in progress and guest participants working on topics related to the project. Herewith the full…

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