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[Conference] Pax militaris: people, weaponry, fortifications

  • plošča Svabody 15, Minsk 220030 (map)

This conference is part of the international conference of the “Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus”. We will have a dedicated panel in the larger congress in relation with the special exhibition “European Martial Arts: From Vulcan’s Forge to the Arts of Mars”. It aims to contribute to the field of Martial Arts studies, and to enlarge the exhibition’s perspectives.

Information available on the Institute’s website


On the shoulders of giants: Rebuilding a school for European martial arts in the 20th-21st centuries.
Roberto Gotti (Museum of Martial Arts, Botticino (IT))

Tools of a deadly trade: Contextualizing and exploring the weapons of European Martial Arts
Dr. Iason-Elfetherios Tzouriadis (The Worshipful Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers, London (GB))

Fight Books in translation. The example of bilingual editions of manuals on how to fight in the 17th c.
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Jaquet (University of Bern (Switzerland))