This website has been set up in order to facilitate communication concerning the international conference “The Mediterranean and its hinterlands”, to be held in the Maison de la Recherche, at the University of Toulouse-Jean Jaurès, on September 28-30, 2016. Information, both scientific and practical, will be added before, during and after the conference.

The conference has received generous funding from the university, the Language Faculty and the Department of English Studies, as well as the Conseil Régional.

The organizers are Professor Helen Goethals and Professor Isabelle Keller-Privat.

The photograph of Mount Etna, taken from Taormina, is by Andrew McCrae. More photographs by this very talented photographer can be viewed at this site.