Past Events – British School at Athens

POSTPONED: James Petre, “The Fortifications of Byzantine and Crusader Cyprus: some thoughts on origins, forms and functions”

Senate House (Room 349) London

  THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO THE SPREAD OF COVID-19.   Friends x SPBS Annual Lecture James first studied Cypriot fortifications when pursuing a master’s under Prof. Allen ‘Castles’ Brown at KCL. He only returned to this interest for his second doctoral thesis (Cardiff University 2010), supervised by Prof. Denys Pringle, which he developed into […]

Maria Andreadaki-Vlazaki, “Sacrificial rituals in the Mycenaean palatial centre of Kydonia (Khania, Crete)”

Senate House (Room 349) London

Maria Andreadaki-Vlazaki (Hon. Secretary General, Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports), "Sacrificial rituals in the Mycenaean palatial centre of Kydonia (Khania, Crete)" Kydonia, the most important ancient city in Western Crete, traditionally one of the three cities founded in Crete by Minos, occupied the Kastelli Hill in the centre of the Old Town of Khania. […]