Upcoming Medieval Studies Committee Events

2017 Mar 27

Harvard Islamic Legal Studies Program Lecture

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Law School, WCC 4059

Maribel Fierro (Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales, Madrid; Senior Research Fellow, ILSP: SHARIAsource), The Trial of a Heretic: (Muslim Toledo, 11th-Century) Judicial Procedure and Political Context. Co-sponsored with the ILSP and the Department of History.

2017 Mar 27

MHC Medieval Studies Seminar

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Barker Center 133

Lisa Fagin Davis (Medieval Academy of America), Broken Books: Digital Methods for Reconstructing Dismembered Manuscripts. Co-sponsored by the MHC History of the Book Seminar.

2017 Mar 28

Harvard Medieval Material Culture Lecture

6:00pm to 7:15pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room)

Ittai Weinryb (Bard Graduate Center), Casting Monuments: Bronze, Ecology, and Colonialism. This lecture is part of the 2017 Harvard Medieval Material Culture Lecture and Workshop program Breaking the Mold: Metal as Material, Medium and Message in the Middle Ages.

2017 Mar 30

Medieval Metal: Method and Meanings

10:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Art Museums Art Study Center, 32 Quincy Street

A workshop introducing participants to the diverse forms, uses, and meanings of medieval metalwork, led by Ittai Weinryb (Assistant Professor of Art History, Bard Graduate Center) and Francesca Bewer (Research Curator for Conservation and Technical Studies, Harvard Art Museums). This workshop is part of the 2017 Harvard Medieval Material Cultures program Breaking the Mold: Metal as Material, Medium and Message in the Middle Ages.