Evanthia Baboula

D.Phil. University of Oxford
Assistant Professor
Arts of the East Mediterranean

Fine Arts Building 141
By appointment| Phone 250-721-7952
ebaboula@uvic.ca

Areas of Research

  • Literary and visual sources of Late Byzantine period
  • Cross-cultural interactions in the east Mediterranean
  • Encounter of east and west in Crusader period
  • The post-Byzantine art and architecture of Greece (focus on the Ottoman period)
  • Ancient and medieval funerary practices; production/circulation of metals


Courses

Current

Previous

  • HA 120: Introduction to History in Art (now titled Exploring World Art)
  • HA 200: Media and Methods
  • HA 233: Art of Medieval Mediterranean
  • HA 321: Late Antique and Early Christian History in Art
  • HA 323: Byzantine History in Art
  • HA 324: Ancient & Medieval Jewish Art
  • HA 501: Colloquium in Theories and Practices

Brief Biography

Eva Baboula (D.Phil., Oxford, 2003) is an assistant professor at the Department of Art History & Visual Studies, University of Victoria. Her early work was on the use and exchange of metals in the Late Bronze Age of Crete and Cyprus. In the recent years her interests have turned to historical periods. She teaches mainly on the arts of the East Mediterranean from the Late Antique to the Late Medieval periods. Her current research is centered on the study of: cross-cultural encounters in the Crusader and Late Byzantine periods; the urban topograhpy of southern Greece during the phase of Ottoman rule.

 

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