Dr. Andy Hilkens

Postdoctoral fellow of the Research Foundation of Flanders (FWO)

Forschung und Projekte

Derzeitige Position(en)

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of History, Universiteit Gent, Belgium

Aktuelle(s) Projekt(e)

The Armenian reception of Jacob of Serugh (451-521) and his writings


Monographien (und Dissertation)

The Anonymous Syriac Chronicle up to the Year 1234 and its sources.


A. Hilkens, “Syriac Iliupersides: the fall of Troy in Syriac historiography,” Le Muséon 126:3-4 (2013), pp. 285-317.
P. Van Nuffelen and A. Hilkens, “Recruitment and conflict in early sixth-century Antioch. A micro-study of Select Letters VI.1.5 of Severus of Antioch,” Zeitschrift für antikes Christentum 17:3 (2013).
A. Hilkens, “A New Fragment of the Narratives of Conon,” Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies 56:4 (2016), 611-22.

Herausgeberschaften und Editionen

A. Hilkens, “Andronicus et son influence sur la présentation de l’histoire postdiluvienne et pré-Abrahamique de la Chronique anonyme jusqu’à l’année 1234,” in P. Blaudeau and P. Van Nuffelen (eds.), Historiographie tardo-antique et transmission des savoirs (Millennium Studies 55; Berlin: De Gruyter, 2015), 55-81.
A. Hilkens, “Sons of Magog or Thorgomians? The description of the Turks (Book XIV) in Michael’s Chronicle and its Armenian adaptations,” in M. Doerfler, E. Fiano and K. Smith (eds.), Syriac Encounters. Papers from the Sixth North American Syriac Symposium, Duke University, 26-29 June 2011 (Eastern Christian Studies 20; Leuven: Peeters, 2015), 367-79.
A. Hilkens, “Before the Eastern source: Theophanes and the Late Syriac Orthodox Chronicles, 4th-6th centuries,” in F. Montinaro and M. Jankowiak (eds.), Studies in Theophanes (Travaux et mémoires 19; Paris: Association des amis du centre d’histoire et civilisation de Byzance, 2015), 1-14.