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ONLINE "Childbirth and Faith in Byzaantium: Prayer Books and Amulets"

  • March 25, 2020
  • 10:00 AM
  • National Hellenic Museum Facebook Live

The National Hellenic Museum continues to develop on line resources and e-learning opportunities during this challenging time.

Join us for a Facebook live event with Resident Scholar, Dr. Katherine Kelaidis and special guest, Dr. Eirini Afentouluidou.

"Childbirth and Faith in Byzaantium:

Prayer Books and Amulets"

 Dr. Eirini Afentouluidou is a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Byzantine Division at the Austrian Academy of Sciences' Institute for Medieval Research.  Her research focuses on the prayers surrounding childbirth in the Middle Byzanrine Period.  She will share her insights about what these prayers tell us about pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood in the Byzantine Empire.

Visit our Facebook page on Wednesday, March 25

at 10:00 am to participate.

National Hellenic Museum Facebook

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