А walk in the heart of Sofia is planned for the noon and the early afternoon on the first day of the workshop (25th of May). Between 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. the workshop participants will have the opportunity to explore the downtown which is known as cross-cultural and cross-religious center with a peculiar mixture […]
Prof. Michal Biran is a historian of Inner Asia and a Professor at the department of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies and at the department of Asian Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She has published extensively on Mongol and Pre-Mongol Central Asia (10th-14th centuries); the Mongol Empire; nomadism; and cross-cultural contacts between China […]
On 26th of May 16 international scholars will discuss military, social and cultural aspects of the Mongol Warfare at the Centre for Advanced Study Sofia.
On 27th of May, after the official closing of the working program, a day trip in the countryside of Bulgaria is planned. During the trip the Bachkovo Monastery, the Asen’s Fortress and the city of Plovdiv will be visited.