Boris Kochnev Memorial Seminar on Middle Eastern and Central Asian Numismatics

March 16, 2017 – On Saturday, March 18, 2017, the Middle Eastern and Central Asian Program at Hofstra University will hold the Ninth Seminar on Middle Eastern and Central Asian Numismatics in Memoriam Boris Kochnev (1940-2002). By March 1 brief abstracts of papers for pre-publication are expected. The geography of presentations can range from the coasts of the Mediterranean Sea to the deserts of Xinjiang, while the time frame is limited to pre-modern times. Each talk will be allocated 25 minutes + 5 minutes for questions.

For more information contact Aleksandr Naymark via email.

During eight previous seminars the participants were: Abigail Balbale (Bard Graduate Center, New York), Michael Bates (American Numismatic Society, New York), Robert Bracey (British Museum, London), Arianna D’Ottone (La Sapienza Universita di Roma, Italy), Abdullah Ghouchani (Iran Bastan Museum, Tehran), Stefan Heidemann (Hamburg University, Germany), Judith Kolbas (Central Asian Numismatic Institute at Cambridge University, England), Roman Kovalev (College of New Jersey, Ewing), Konstantin Kravtsov (Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia), Judith Lerner (ISAW, New York University), Dmirtry Markov (Markov Coins and Medals, New York), Aleksandr Naymark (Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York), Andrei Omel’chenko (Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia), Michael O’Neal (Washington, DC), Stuart Sears (Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts), Warren Schultz (DePaul University, Chicago), Nicholas Sims-Williams (SOAS, London University), Pankaj Tandon (Boston University), Li Tiesheng (Beijing, China), Luke Treadwell (Oxford University, England), Daniel Varisco (Hofstra Unveristy), and Waleed Ziad (Yale Univeristy, New Haven). 

To visit the website of the Middle Eastern and Central Asian Program at Hofstra University, please click here.

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