Re: Kudos to Butorac
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Goya" <goya@...> wrote:
>That sounds wonderful! Especially Proclus and Hagia Sophia - that is intriguing, to say the least.
> Just wanted to publicly thank David Butorac for setting up, in difficult
> circumstances, a highly successful conference at Istanbul in honor of
> Proclus' 1500th birthday. There were contributions on pretty well every
> aspect of the reception of Proclus: Jewish, Arabic, Latin, Byzantine,
> Georgian, Renaissance....
> Especially memorable was the final evening's get-together, in which a
> lecture by Dominic O'Meara on Procline influences on the architecture of
> Hagia Sophia was combined with excellent choral music by a chorus that
> included the aforementioned David.
> In short, a great time was had by all, I think we all learned a thing or
> two into the bargain.
> Best, Mike
> Michael Chase
> CNRS UPR 76
I guess there will be a publication, or not? Hope so.