Co-Sponsored & Collaborative Events & Programs

8-11 July 2019 • “Movement, Mobility and Mediterranean Culture” a panel at the conference of the Society for the Medieval Mediterranean (SMM) in Barcelona.

10-13 July 2019 • “Catalonia, The Crown Of Aragon And The Pre-Modern Mediterranean: Politics, Language, Culture” a panel at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies, to be held in Barcelona.

28 May 2019 • Cristianos y musulmanes: Paz y Conflicto en el Mediterráneo Medieval, Escuela Española de Historia y Arqueología en Roma (Rome, Italy)

17 April 2019: Muslims and Islam in Medieval and Early Modern Europe – New Directions, an international symposium [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

5 January 2019: Iberian Babel: Multilingualism and Translation in the Medieval and the Early Modern Mediterranean
Session at the Annual Meeting of the Modern Language Association (Chicago) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

4 January 2019: Renegades, Turncoats, and Converts in the Pre- and Early Modern Mediterranean 
Session at the Annual Meeting of the Modern Language Association (Chicago) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

12 May 2018 • "Mediterranean Materiality and Consumption": a panel organized by Núria Silleras-Fernandez  at the 53rd International Congress on Medieval Studies at Kalamazoo Michigan [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

6 January 2018 •" Race and Nation (or Not?) in the Premodern Mediterranean"  at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association, Washington DC [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

13 May 2016• "Power and the Court in the Medieval Mediterranean” at the 51st International Congress on Medieval Studies [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

16 May 16 2016• Europe's Problem with Islam... 500 Years Ago: Morisco Identity & Aljamiado Literature in Early Modern Spain [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group]

26-29 March 2015• "Italy in the Mediterranean I: Conflict," "Italy in the Mediterranean II: Images," and "Italy in the Mediterranean III: Identities": American Association of Italian Studies (Boulder, CO) [with t UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

22-25 November 2014• "Muslim Clients and Subjects in the Pre-Modern Christian Mediterranean": (with Abigail Krasner Balbale, Bard Graduate Center), Middle East Studies Association Annual Meeting (Washington DC) [with the UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

26 June 2014• “Medieval Iberia and the Mediterranean”, Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies Annual Conference, Modena, Italy [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group / UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

15 June 2014• “History, Literature and Culture in a Mediterranean Frame” (w/ Roberta Morosini, Romance Languages, Wake Forest University) a one-day symposium at Instituto Sant’Anna (Sorrento, Italy) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group / UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

4 January 2014• "Religious Diversity in the Medieval Mediterranean, Part 1: Inter-Communal Disputation and Discussion" & "Religious Diversity in the Medieval Mediterranean, Part 2: Intra-communal Disputation and Discussion" (128th American Historical Association Annual Meeting) (Washington, DC) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group / UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

9-11 September 2013•  Light Colour Line - Percieving the Mediterranean/ Conflicting Narratives and Ritual Dynamics. (5th International Conference of Mediterranean Worlds, Bern University)

20-22 June 2013• Boccaccio and the Venetian World: 700 Years of Cultural Crossing in Mediterranean Venice (Wake Forest University) (Venice)

31 January - 1 February 2013• Cross-Cultural Encounters in the Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean(Ahmanson Conference) (UCLA)

4 January 2013• "Stories of the Mediterranean in the Long Middle Ages I: Lives" & "Stories of the Mediterranean in the Long Middle Ages II: Places" (127th American Historical Association Annual Meeting) (New Orleans) [with the CU Mediterranean Studies Group/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

5-7 September 2012• Domino Effects and Hybridization of the Mediterranean (4th International Conference of Mediterranean Worlds, Mayis Universitesi) (Istanbul)

19–21 April 2012• Early Modern Migrations: Exiles, Expulsion, & Religious Refugees, 1400–1700(Victoria University , Centre for Renaissance and Reformation Studies) (Toronto)

4 May 2012• Legacies of the Mediterranean (Center for Ideas & Society, UC Riverside) 

3 February 2012• "(Re)constructing the Mediterranean Past (with a focus on the city)" (Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UC San Diego) (San Diego)

21 November 2011• Religion and Law in the Medieval Mediterranean World (American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting) (San Francisco CA)

28 October 2011• Rivalry and Rhetoric in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Envisioning Empire in the Old World (Center for 17th- & 18th-Century Studies) (Los Angeles)

6-9 September 2011• Convergence of the Mediterranean: Commerce, Capital and Trade Routes in the History of a Sea (3rd International Conference of Mediterranean Worlds, Università degli Studi di Salerno) (Salerno, Italy)

18 April 2011• Colloquium on the Medieval and Early Modern Mediterranean: New Approaches(Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto) 

30 March 2011• Ethnic Identity in the Medieval Mediterranean (Workshop, University of California at Davis) (Davis)

19 February 2011• Mediterranean Princely Courts and the Transmission of Culture (Conference, w/ University of California Santa Barbara) (Santa Barbara)

5-8 January 2012• The Medieval Francophone Mediterranean (Division on French Medieval Language and Literature, Modern Language Association Annual Convention) (Seattle) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

6 January 2012• Pirates, State Actors, and Hegemonic Systems in the Pre-modern Mediterranean, I: Hegemony and Legitimacy and II: Transgressors and Opportunists (126th American Historical Association Annual Meeting) (Chicago) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

1 July 2011• Was Medieval Portugal Mediterranean? (42nd Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies Meeting) (Lisbon) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

8 January 2011• Pre- and Early Modern Literature in a Mediterranean Context (Modern Language Association Annual Meeting) (Los Angeles) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project] 10 January 2010• Rethinking the Medieval Mediterranean (124th American Historical Association Annual Meeting) (San Diego) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies/ UC Mediterranean Studies Multi-Campus Research Project]

15-16 April 2010• Mediterranean Encounters in the City, (Boulder)

Fall 2007- Spring 2009• Inter-Confessional Relations and Trade in the Medieval Mediterranean, (Collaborative Research Program) (Santa Cruz, Paris, Strasbourg, Los Angeles) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies]

15 February 2009• Commerce and Religious Identity in the Late Medieval Mediterranean (UC France-Berkeley Fund) (Santa Cruz) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies]

16 &17 January 2009• Alternative Teleologies: The Mediterranean and the Modern World(s) Workshop & Conference (UC Santa Cruz) [with the UCSC Center for Mediterranean Studies]

20 February 2009• Moving Commodities and Identities in the Mediterranean (USC-Huntington Early Modern Studies Institute) (Los Angeles)

19–21 June 2003• Mediterranean Studies: Identities and Tensions (American University of Beirut) (Beirut)

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