2013-2016: Theories and Practices of Prayer in Late Antiquity – 2nd-6th centuries

Conferences

2016

  1. Andei Timotin, A Hymn to God Assigned to Gregory of Nazianzus (Carmina theologica 29) and Its Neoplatonic Context, at the conference The Poetics of Christian Performance: Prayer, Liturgy, and Their Environments in East and West, Israel Institute for Advanced Studies, Jerusalem, 19-22 June 2016;
  2. Andrei Timotin, Histoire et historiographie des recherches sur la prière dans l’Antiquité tardive, at the Convegno internazionale: Storiografia. Ricerca storica e scrittura del passato (II), Fondazione Collegio San Carlo, Modena, 16-17 June 2016;
  3. Emanuela Timotin, When saints become malefic: The case of Romanian charms, at the 9th Conference of the International Committee for Charms, Charmers and Charming: Innovation and Tradition, University College Cork, Ireland, 6-8 May 2016.

2015

  1. Andrei Timotin, Εὐχή et πάθος chez Porphyre et chez Hermogène de Tarse, at the International Conference Théories et pratiques de la prière dans l’Antiquité tardive (IIe-VIe s.), New Europe College, Bucharest, 23-24 October 2015;
  2. Andrei Timotin, Les prières rituelles chez Jamblique, at the conference Il lato oscuro della Tarda Antichità. Marginalità e integrazione delle correnti esoteriche nella spiritualità filosofica dei secoli II-VI. Tema del terzo incontro: Testi, rituali, esperienze spirituali, Villa Vigoni, Italy, 8-11 October 2015;
  3. Andrei Timotin, Locating daimones in the Platonic Tradition, at the International Symposium Locating the daimones: daimones, spaces & places in the Greek world, King’s College, London, 27-28 March 2015;
  4. Emanuela Timotin, Ancient Magical Practices on the Border of Western and Eastern Christianity, at the International Conference Charms, Charmers and Charming. A Three Days International Conference at Pécs Committee of the Humgarian Academy Sciences, Pécs, 15-17 May 2015;
  5. Adrian Robu, Sacrifier aux héros des guerres médiques à la fin de l’Antiquité : autour de l’épigramme de Mégare IG VII 53, at the International Conference Théories et pratiques de la prière dans l’Antiquité tardive (IIe-VIe s.), New Europe College, Bucharest, 23-24 October 2015;
  6. Marilena Vlad, Invoquer, nommer, être présent. Pseudo-Denys l’Aréopagite sur la prière, at the International Conference Théories et pratiques de la prière dans l’Antiquité tardive (IIe-VIe s.), New Europe College, Bucharest, 23-24 October 2015.

2014

  1. Andrei Timotin, Demonology, Prayer and Theurgy in Iamblichus, at the 12th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies, University of Lisbon, 16-21 June 2014;
  2. Andrei Timotin, Hiérarchies théologiques, hiérarchies physiques. Lectures médio-platoniciennes du Timée, at the conference Il lato oscuro della Tarda Antichità. Marginalità e integrazione delle correnti esoteriche nella spiritualità filosofica dei secoli II-VI. Tema del secondo incontro: Gerarchie, Villa Vigoni (Italia), 8-11 October 2014;
  3. Emanuela Timotin, La Vie d’Adam et Ève dans la tradition roumaine, at the 4th International Colloquium on Jewish and Christian Apocryphal Literatures The Life of Adam and Eve and Adamic Traditions, Lausanne-Genève, 7-10 January 2014;
  4. Adrian Robu, Autour des relations entre les Thraces et les Grecs de la mer Noire à l’époque hellénistique et impériale, at the Celtic Conference in Classics, University of Edinburgh,  25-28 June 2014.

2013

  1. Andrei Timotin, Le discours de Maxime de Tyr sur la prière (Dial. V), at the conference Maxime de Tyr entre rhétorique et philosophie au IIe siècle de notre ère, Université Paul-Valéry Montpellier 3, France, 25-26 November 2013;
  2. Andrei Timotin, Les théories médio- et néoplatoniciennes de la prière, at the  Séminaire de recherche du Centre Paul-Albert Février, Maison méditerranéenne des sciences de l’homme, Aix-en-Provence, France, 19 November 2013;
  3. Andrei Timotin,  À la recherche d’une religion platonicienne. La polémique entre Porphyre et Jamblique sur la prière, at the conference Il lato oscuro della Tarda Antichità. Marginalità e integrazione delle correnti esoteriche nella spiritualità filosofica dei secoli II-VI. Primo incontro: Controversie, identità, ortodossie ed eresie, Villa Vigoni, Italy, 3-5 October 2013;
  4. Andrei Timotin, Porphyrios’ Criticism of Prayer. Platonic tradition and religious polemics in the Letter to Anebo, at the 11th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies, Cardiff, UK, 12-15 June 2013;
  5. Marilena Vlad, Damascius and Dionysius on silence and prayer, at the 11th Annual Conference of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies, Cardiff, UK, 12-15 June 2013.