Upcoming Medieval Studies Committee Events

2019 Oct 19

Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript

(All day)

Location: 

Lamont Library room B30, 11 Quincy Street
A two-day, graduate student-led workshop addressing the codicological challenges posed by medieval manuscripts and the fundamentals of digital editing, including transcribing, commenting upon, and encoding the text and images of a medieval manuscript from Harvard's Houghton Library according to TEI P5 protocols. The workshop will be limited to twelve places, with preference given to graduate students with a demonstrated need for training in manuscript study and text encoding. The application form can be found... Read more about Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript
2019 Oct 30

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

The Kates Room, Warren House, 12 Quincy Street
Judith Peraino (Cornell University), Of Medieval Manuscripts and Mixtapes: Splicing the Body into Recorded Sound. Co-sponsored by the MHC Medieval Studies Seminar and the GSAS Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop. This lecture is part of the 2019-2020 Medieval Studies Seminar series "Hearing the Middle Ages".... Read more about Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar
2019 Nov 04

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House
Marissa Smit (History Department, Harvard University), Animal Frontiers in the Byzantine and Ottoman Worlds.
2019 Nov 06

Medieval Studies graduate Latin exam

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center 120
The Fall seating of the Medieval Studies graduate Latin translation exam. Successful completion of this exam will satisfy the language proficiency requirement of the graduate secondary field in Medieval Studies. More information about the exam, including sample texts, can be found on the Medieval Studies website. If you plan to take the exam, please RSVP to Sean Gilsdorf by Monday, 28 October.