What: The 5th Mediterranean Maritime History International Conference​ organized by the Mediterranean Maritime History Network (MMHN) hosted by the «Ovidius» University of Constanta

When/were: Costanta, May 9-11, 2018.

Topics: On the trail of the ancient Greeks’ trading emporia and the entrepreneurship of the bold Venetians and Genoese sea-farers, having in mind the examples of the Ottomans who closely guarded it and the modern merchants who discovered its rich agricultural resources, Mediterranean Maritime History Network (MMHN) further extends its focus towards the Black Sea and its complex connections with the Mediterranean world.

MMHN welcomes proposals from scholars working on Mediterranean and Black Sea maritime history since the thirteenth century CE on the use of the sea as a resource, for transport, power projection, scientific purposes, leisure activities, and as an inspiration in culture and ideology.

Deadline/how to apply: Send by e-mail your proposal (max. 250 words) and a short bio (100 words) to the Organizing Committee (mmhn2018constanta@gmail.com) before 16 July 2017.

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