Ceraneum in an elite group of research units DIOSCURI

We are pleased to announce that the National Science Centre (NCN, Poland) and the Max Planck Society (Germany) decided to include the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe – Ceraneum … Continue reading

The book launch

We inform about the book launch of Симеон Велики и Византия. Из историята на българо-византийските отношения през 893-927 г. by Łódź Byzantinist and a member of the Ceraneum Professor Mirosław J. Leszka. The book was originally released by the University … Continue reading

Honorary Membership for Professor Vladimír Vavřínek

We are pleased to announce that the Rector of the University of Łódź, Prof. Antoni Różalski, by the decision from the 6th of October 2017, on the basis of the Regulations and at the request of the Ceraneum Center, granted … Continue reading

New research project of the Ceraneum Centre

We are proud to announce that in June 2017 Ceraneum Center received funding from the the Ministry of Science and Higher Education (National Program for the Development of Humanities, “Uniwersalia” 2.2 module) entitled The Novgorod First Chronicle – Polish Translation … Continue reading

New project of the Ceraneum Centre

We are happy to announce that the University of Łódź Publishing House and the Ceraneum Centre received funding from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education for the implementation of the project within the framework of dissemination of research results. … Continue reading

New research project of the Ceraneum Centre

We are proud to announce, the Ceraneum Centre received a grant of the National Science Centre (the OPUS 12 program, panel HS3). The project is entitled Muhammad and the Origin of Islam – Stereotypes, Knowledge and Notions in the Byzantine-Russian … Continue reading

Studia Ceranea vol. 6/2016

We are pleased to announce that “Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe” vol. 6/2016 is available not only in its printed version but also online … Continue reading

New research project of the Ceraneum Centre

We would like to announce, that in January 2017 the Ceraneum Centre received another grant for a new research project: a grant of the National Science Centre (the Harmonia 8 program, panel HS). The project is entitled Dualist Heresies in … Continue reading

New members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on January 24, 2017 the following people have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – dr. Panos Sophoulis, University of Athens, – prof. dr hab. Marek Wilczyński, Uniwersytet Pedagogiczny im. Komisji Edukacji … Continue reading

Christmas Wishes

Ladies and Gentlemen, please accept our wishes of happy Christmas filled with sincere joy and beautiful moments, may all your dreams come true in the upcoming year! Team of the Ceraneum Center  

The latest publication by Łódź paleoslavist

We are proud to present the third volume of the “Series Ceranea” by Ph.D. Małgorzata Skowronek from the Department of Slavic Philology at the University of Łódź: Małgorzata Skowronek, Palaea Historica. The Second Slavonic Translation: Commentary and Text, Series Ceranea … Continue reading

New project of the Ceraneum Centre member

We are pleased to announce that in June 2016 mgr Andrzej Hołasek, a member of the Ceraneum Centre and doctoral student in the Department of History of Byzantium, gained a Grant of the National Science Centre (the Etiuda 4 program, panel … Continue reading

New Members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on June 21, 2016 the following people have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – Dr. Martina Čechová, Slovanský ústav Akademie věd ČR – Dr hab. prof. US Ewa Gajda, Uniwersytet Szczeciński … Continue reading

Photo gallery

We invite you to browse the photo gallery from the conference The Bible in the Byzantine-Slavic World – from Liturgical Books to Printed Scripture, held on 19–21 May 2016 in Łódź.

International Conference “The Bible in the Byzantine-Slavic World – from Liturgical Books to Printed Scripture”

Ladies and Gentlemen, below you can find a programme and a poster of the international conference The Bible in the Byzantine-Slavic World – from Liturgical Books to Printed Scripture: Programme

Happy Easter

May you feel the hope of new beginnings, love, peace and happiness during this joyful Easter holiday! Team of the Ceraneum Centre

A new publishing venture of the Ceraneum Centre – Series Ceranea

We are proud to present the first volumes of the “Series Ceranea” – a new publishing venture of the Ceraneum Centre. Średniowieczne herezje dualistyczne na Bałkanach. Źródła słowiańskie [Medieval Dualistic Heresy in the Balkans. Slavic Sources] opracowanie, przekład i komentarze … Continue reading

New members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on January 20, 2016 the following people have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – prof. Oleg Alexandrov, University of Veliko Tarnovo “St. Cyril and St. Methodius” – dr hab. Idaliana Kaczor, … Continue reading

Ceraneum Centre – part of the International Research Network Pax Byzantino-Slava

We are pleased to announce that in December 2015 the Ceraneum Centre, University of Łódź was invited to become a part of the International Research Network Pax Byzantino-Slava. Currently 22 research centers, institutes, academies, departments and associations from Bulgaria, Greece, … Continue reading

Christmas Wishes

The Bible in the Byzantine-Slavic World – from Liturgical Books to Printed Scripture

Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, Ceraneum, University of Łódź; Department of Slavic Studies, University of Łódź; Department of Byzantine History, University of Łódź; Slavic Bible Commission of the International … Continue reading

“Studia Ceranea” in Emerging Sources Citation Index

We are pleased to announce that „Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe” has been accepted for indexing in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, a new … Continue reading

Conference: Islam and Muslims in the culture, literature and languages of the South Slavs

University of Lodz Department of Slavic Philology Department of Middle East and North Africa Studies Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, Ceraneum would like to invite you to the international … Continue reading

The Ceraneum Collection – summer opening hours

During summer break the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: From 29th of June to 1st of August: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 8.00am-3.00pm Thursdays and Fridays: 12.00-8.00pm Saturdays: closed From 3rd to 14th of August the Collection will be … Continue reading

Conference: Text versus a piece of art

Department of Art History UŁ, Department of Slavic Studies UŁ, Ceraneum Centre UŁ and Faculty of the History of Arts at the Lviv National Academy of Arts invite you to the scientific conference Text versus a piece of art, which … Continue reading

“Studia Ceranea” Vol. 4/2014

We are proud to announce the release of the fourth issue of the academic journal „Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe”. Also encourage you to … Continue reading

Easter greetings

Ladies and Gentlemen, please accept our best Easter wishes from the entire team of Ceraneum Centre.

Prof. Maciej Kokoszko – chairman of the Committee for Byzantine Studies

We are pleased to inform that Prof. Maciej Kokoszko, Director of the Ceraneum Centre and head of the Department of Byzantine History, has been elected chairman of the  Committee for Byzantine Studies at the Polish Historical Society (formerly functioning as … Continue reading

New publications by Łódź Byzantinists

We are pleased to announce the appearance of the new publications by the staff members of the Department of Byzantine History of the UŁ: Dietetyka i sztuka kulinarna antyku i wczesnego Bizancjum (II-VII w.), część I, Zboża i produkty zbożowe … Continue reading

New research project in the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to inform, that on February 5, 2015 the National Science Centre announced the results of the recent grant competitions, and among the projects, that have received funding, was another of the Ceraneum Centre. The project Bulgarian State … Continue reading

New members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on February 3, 2015 the following people have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – Prof. Iwelin Iwanow, St. Cyril and St. Methodius University of Veliko Turnovo, – Prof. Maya Vasilieva Ivanova, … Continue reading

Christmas Wishes

Ladies and Gentlemen, we wish You peace, health, joy and wealth for the coming Christmas, may the New Year be filled with happiness and prosperity! The Team of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the … Continue reading

The latest publication by Łódź Byzantinists

We are pleased to announce the appearance of the new publication by the staff members of the Department of Byzantine History of the UŁ: Mieszkańcy stolicy świata. Konstantynopolitańczycy między starożytnością a średniowieczem, Byzantina Lodziensia XVII, Andrzej Kompa, Mirosław J. Leszka, … Continue reading

Invitation to the conference

Department of Art History UŁ, Department of Slavic Studies UŁ, Ceraneum Centre UŁ and Faculty of the History of Arts at the Lviv National Academy of Arts invite you to the scientific conference Text versus a piece of art which … Continue reading

New opening hours

From 8th to 26th of September 2014 the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Mondays,  Wednesdays and Fridays: 8.00am–3.00pm Tuesdays and Thursdays : 12.00–8.00pm.

The Ceraneum Collection – summer opening hours

During summer break the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: From 30th of June to 2nd of August: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 8.00am-3.00pm Thursdays and Fridays: 12.00-8.00pm From 4th to 16th of August the Collection will be closed. From … Continue reading

“Studia Ceranea” online

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are pleased to announce that the annal “Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe”, edited at the Ceraneum Center, and published by … Continue reading

The XI Arabic Days – photo gallery

Ladies and Gentlemen, we invite you to browse the photo gallery from the conference: XI Arabic Days. Change and Continuity in the Islamic World.

Ceraneum Collection – new opening hours

From 23rd of May to 6th of June 2014 Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 12.00–8.00pm Thursday, Tuesday: 8.00am–4.00pm Saturday: closed.

Invitation to an open lecture

The Ceraneum Centre is pleased to invite you to an open lecture entitled Małżeństwo i władza. Kobieta jako osoba legitymizująca władzę w kulturze bizantyńskiej which is going to be delivered by Prof. Ivan Biliarsky, Institute of History, Bulgarian Academy of … Continue reading

Invitation to an open lecture

The Ceraneum Centre is pleased to invite you to an open lecture entitled Egypt between Byzantines and Arabs. Consequences and Dimensions in the Eastern Mediterranean Area, which is going to be delivered by Prof. Hassan Badawy, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. … Continue reading

The XI Arabic Days – programme

Ladies and Gentlemen, below you can find a programme of The XI Arabic Days: Change and Continuity in the Islamic world. Programme

Invitation to open lectures

The Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, Ceraneum Department of Byzantine History of the UŁ Institute of History UŁ are pleased to invite you to open lectures by Doc. Dr. … Continue reading

Topics of interests – scientific panel “Arabowie a Bizancjum. Na skrzyżowaniu religii, tradycji i kultur”

Below you can find a list of topics submitted to the scientific panel “Arabowie a Bizancjum. Na skrzyżowaniu religii, tradycji i kultur” (part of the International Conference XI Arabic Days: Change and Continuity in the Islamic world; 20–21 May 2014, … Continue reading

Easter Greetings

Ladies and Gentlemen, wishing you an Easter filled with joy, peace, and faith in the true rebirth! Team of the Ceraneum Centre

Translation into French and printing of the book by Prof. Waldemar Ceran

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are pleased to announce that a project carried out at the Ceraneum Centre Translation into French and printing of the book by Prof. Waldemar Ceran „Rzemieślnicy i kupcy w Antiochii i ich ranga społeczna (II połowa … Continue reading

The latest publication of the Ceraneum Centre

We are proud to announce the release of the third issue of the academic journal „Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe”. „Studia Ceranea” vol.3/2012 may … Continue reading

Cooperation with the Cyrillo-Methodian Research Centre, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

In December 2013 the University of Lodz, Poland and the Cyrillo-Methodian Research Centre, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia signed the basic agreement on development of cooperation in the field of the promotion of research and education, in particular: – exchange … Continue reading

New Members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on March 6, 2014 the following people have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – dr Izabela Lis-Wielgosz, Instytut Filologii Słowiańskiej, Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu – dr hab. prof. UAM … Continue reading

Further successes of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to inform that in December 2013, the Ministry of Science and Higher Education has announced the list of winners of the third edition of the programme “Mobilność Plus”. Among the winners was a member of the Ceraneum … Continue reading

Christmas Wishes

Ladies and Gentlemen, We wish You peace, prosperity, health and happiness for the coming Christmas. May the New Year will be special and unique! The Team of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean … Continue reading

Winter Opening Hours

In the end of the year 2013 the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: 24th December (Tuesday) the Ceraneum Collection will be closed. 27th (Friday) and 31st (Tuesday) of December the Ceraneum Collection will be open from 11.00am to 3.00pm.

Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia – photo gallery

We invite you to browse the photo gallery from the International Conference Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia, held on 3-5 October 2013 in Łódź.

Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia – poster and programme

Ladies and Gentlemen, below you can find a programme and a poster of the international conference Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia: Programme  

Opening hours

In academic year 2013/2014 the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Monday – Friday 11.00am–8.00pm Saturday 9.00am–3.00pm.

Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia – round table

Ladies and Gentlemen, The moderators of the round table „Апокрифы византийско-славянского мира: источники, история исследований, проблемы интерпретации /Apocrypha of the Byzantine-Slavic world: sources, history of research, problems of interpretation” – Prof. Anissava Miltenova and Prof.  Krassimir Stantchev, suggest to arrange … Continue reading

Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia – preliminary programme

Ladies and Gentlemen, below you can find a preliminary programme of the international conference Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia: PROGRAMME

Ceraneum Collection – new opening hours

From 5th to 18th of August of the current year Ceraneum Collection will be closed. From 19th to 31st of August of the current year Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday – 8.00am–3.00pm. Thursday, Friday 12.00–8.00pm

Topics of interest for the Conference „Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia

Below you can find a list of topics submitted to the International Conference Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia (3–.10.2013, Łódź): Maja Angelovska-Panova (Institute of National History, Skopje) – Reconstructing the heresy throughout the perception of anti-heretical writings Angelika Brzostowska-Pociecha (Uniwersytet … Continue reading

Introduction of Scientific Section of Students at the Ceraneum Center

We are pleased to announce that the Pro-Rector in Charge of Students’ Affairs – Professor Zbigniew Góral – established the Scientific Section of Students at the Ceraneum Center (SNS Ceraneum) in May 2013. It is a collegiate research organization that … Continue reading

New Members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on June 10, 2013 the following personae have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: – dr Konrad Tadajczyk, Wydział Prawa i Administracji UŁ, – mgr Angelika Brzostowska-Pociecha, Katedra Historii Sztuki Bizantyńskiej Uniwersytet … Continue reading

The term of office 2013–016 for the editorial board of „Studia Ceranea” and „Series Ceranea”

We inform that the Pro-Rector in Charge of Research – Professor Antoni Różalski  –  established the Editorial Board and the Editorial Council of the Ceraneum Centre publication “Studies Ceranea” and the monograph series “Series Ceranea” for the term 2013–2016. Current … Continue reading

The latest publication of the Ceraneum Centre

We are proud to announce the release of the second issue of the academic journal „Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe”. „Studia Ceranea” vol. 2/2012 … Continue reading

The Ordinary General Meeting of the Ceraneum Centre Members

Ladies and Gentlemen, on behalf of the management of the Ceraneum Centre and § 8 of our Rules of operation we would like to invite you to the Ordinary General Meeting of the members of our Centre, which will be … Continue reading

Latest publications by Łódź Byzantinists

We are pleased to announce that the Łódź University Press published two books in the series “Byzantina Lodziensia”, whose authors are members of the Ceraneum Centre: Jolanta Dybała, Ideał kobiety w pismach kapadockich Ojców Kościoła i Jana Chryzostoma, Łódź 2012, … Continue reading

Invitation to the conference

Ladies and Gentlemen, we invite you to the scientific conference, under the patronage of the Ceraneum Centre. II Kaliska Sesja Starożytnicza „Edykt Mediolański”. Chrześcijaństwo i świat rzymski w czasach dynastii konstantyńskiej (306-363) will be held on 12 of June 2013 … Continue reading

Publications on the activities of the Ceraneum Centre

Ladies and Gentlemen, we invite you to read the articles about the events at the Ceraneum Centre, published in “Kronika Uniwersytetu Łódzkiego”.

Photo gallery of the lecture

We kindly invite you to look at a gallery of images from an open lecture „Harmonika Arystoksenosa z Tarentu, czyli antyczny wykład zasad muzyki”, delivered by Dr. Annę Maciejewską.

ERASMUS 2013/2014

Ladies and Gentlemen, please note the qualifications of teaching staff on LLP-Erasmus (STA) in the academic year 2013/2014. The recruitment runs from 15th April to 31st  May 2013. Detailed information on the mobility of academic staff is available on the … Continue reading

Further successes of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce further successes of the members of the Ceraneum Centre and grants, awarded in February and March 2013. The first one is the financing of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education as a subsidy for  … Continue reading

Invitation to an open lecture

The Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Basin and South-East Europe, Ceraneum is pleased to invite you to an open lecture entitled: Harmonika Arystoksenosa z Tarentu, czyli antyczny wykład zasad muzyki which is going … Continue reading

Founding meeting of the Scientific Section of Students at the Ceraneum Centre

We invite you to the official founding meeting of the Scientific Section of Students at the Ceraneum Centre. Our intention is to reflect in student circles the profile of the Ceraneum Centre: integration – above the division into faculties, institutes … Continue reading

New Members of the Ceraneum Centre

We are pleased to announce that on January 31, 2013 the following personae have been accepted as Members of the Ceraneum Centre: Mgr Łukasz Mysielski, Centrum Ceraneum UŁ Prof. Cristiano Diddi, University of Salerno Prof. Tomislav Jovanović, University of Beograd.

Reviewers of „Studia Ceranea”

Ladies and Gentlemen, in the tab “Studies Ceranea” – REVIEWERS you can find a list of reviewers from volume 1/2011 and 2/2012 of our magazine „Studia Ceranea. Journal of the Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of … Continue reading

The Ordinary General Meeting of the Ceraneum Centre Members

Ladies and Gentlemen, on behalf of the management of the Ceraneum Centre and § 8 of our Rules of operation we would like to invite you to the ordinary general meeting of the members of our centre, which will be … Continue reading

Christmas wishes

Ladies nad Gentlemen, the Management of the Ceraneum Centre wishes you a Merry Christmas and success in professional and private life in a new year.

New research project

We would like to announce, that in December 2012 the Ceraneum Centre received another grant for a new research project: a grant of the National Science Centre (the Sonata Bis 1 program, panel HS). The project is entitled Reception of … Continue reading

Invitation to an open lecture

The Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Basin and South-East Europe, Ceraneum and the Institute of History of the UŁ are pleased to invite you to an open lecture entitled “Flota cesarstwa bizantyńskiego i … Continue reading

Photos from a lecture

We would like to invite you to browse the photo gallery from the lecture by Prof. Eliza Małek “Staroruskie relacje o pielgrzymkach do Ziemi Świętej”, which took place on 5th of December 2012 in the seminar room of the Ceraneum … Continue reading

Invitation to an open lecture

The Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Basin and South-East Europe, Ceraneum is pleased to invite you to an open lecture entitled “Staroruskie relacje o pielgrzymkach do Ziemi Świętej”, which is going to be … Continue reading

The research and educational projects of the Ceraneum Centre

We would like to invite you to look through the detailed list of the research and educational projects carried out by or with the participation of the Professor Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 – opening hours

On November 2, 2012 the Ceraneum Collection will be open from 8.00am. to 3.00pm.

New opening hours

In academic year 2012/2013 the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Monday – Friday 11.00am–8.00pm Saturday 9.00am–3.00pm.

Opening hours

From 3rd September 2012 the Ceraneum Collection will be open as follows: Monday – Friday 11.00am–8.00pm

Summer Break in the Library

From 3rd of August to 2nd of September the Ceraneum Collection will be closed.

International conference Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. III. Varia

Ladies and Gentlemen, In October 2006 the Department of Southern Slavic Studies of the University of Łódź organized an international conference entitled Biblia Slavorum Apocryphorum. I. Vetus Testamentum, planned as the first in a series of meetings devoted to the … Continue reading

Easter greetings

Schedule of the First Meeting of the Members of the International Advisory Board of the Ceraneum Centre

The First Meeting of the Members of the International Advisory Board of the Professor Waldemar Ceran Research Centre for the History and Culture of the Mediterranean Area and South-East Europe, Ceraneum 29.02–02.03.2012 29.02. (Wednesday) – The Library of the University … Continue reading