IV International Research Conference on the History of Arms and Armor

Country: Ukraine

City: Kyiv

Abstr. due: 15.05.2020

Dates: 09.06.20 — 12.06.20

Area Of Sciences: History and archeology; Arts;

Organizing comittee e-mail: denisvt68@gmail.com

Organizers: Institute of History of Ukraine NASU, National Museum of Military History of Ukraine

 

The purposes of the Conference are: introduction into scientific circulation of new sources on the history of arms and armor, development of international scientific cooperation in the studies of military history, history of arts and martial arts, studies of historical arms and armor in museums and private collections in Ukraine and worldwide, discussion of the methods of study, preservation and restoration of historical weapons.

The languages of the Conference are: Ukrainian, English, Russian.

The Conference includes four main topics:
I. «Life on the Edge». Plenary lectures on the identification of owners or manufacturers of historical weapons. Also the armament complexes of professional military communities, the problems of the history of martial arts, military anthropology and reconstructions will be studied.
II. «Classifications and Terminology». Plenary lectures and discussion on the problems of classifications of historical weapons, their definitions, terminology and interpretation.
III. «Methods of Study of Arms and Armor». Plenary lectures and workshops on the actual methodologies of the study of historical weapons.
IV. «History of Arms and Armor». Plenary lectures on the different issues of study of historical weapons.

Remote participation:

Every participant outside of Ukraine could join our Conference online. We successfully use Skype software to establish live communication (audio & video).
 Another form of participation - poster session.

TO JOIN CONFERENCE, PLEASE FILL OUT THE APPLICATION FORM ON THIS PAGE OR DOWNLOAD AND SEND BY E-MAIL BEFORE MAY 15, 2020!

Contacts:

Institute of History of Ukraine NASU — Dr. Denys Toichkin
 (mobile phone +380503841786), denisvt68@gmail.com.

Conference Web-Site: http://zbroeznav.com/?page_id=6814