Past Events

  • 2016 Mar 21

    Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center 114 (the Kresge Room)

    Nils Bock (Postdoctoral Fellow, Mahindra Humanities Center), George Washington’s English Herald and the Medieval Origins of the American Flag.

  • 2016 Mar 10

    English Department Medieval Colloquium

    5:00pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Warren House, Kates Room

    Spencer Strub (University of California, Berkeley), Hard Truths: Speech and Violence in Mum and the Sothsegger.

  • 2016 Mar 10

    Magna Carta Through the Ages

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Law School Library, 4th floor (Casperson Room)

    Featuring Charles Donahue (Harvard Law School), Magna Carta in the Fourteenth Century: From Law to Myth? and Stephen White (Emory University and Harvard University), The Interpretation of Magna Carta in the Sixteenth and Early Seventeenth Centuries. Moderated by Elizabeth Kamali (Harvard Law School). Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and Harvard Law School.

  • 2016 Mar 08

    Five College Medieval Studies Seminar

    5:10pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    226 Elm Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Jessica Barr (University of Massachusetts Amherst), How to Read a Vita: Exemplary Reading and Medieval Sanctity.

  • 2016 Mar 07

    Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center 114 (the Kresge Room)

    Gemma Pellissa (Visiting Fellow, Classics), A Medieval Catalan Translation of Ovid’s Metamorphoses and Its Sources.

  • 2016 Mar 03

    Subterfuge and Deception in the Pre-Modern Mediterranean

    Thu Mar 3 (All day) to Sat Mar 5 (All day)

    Location: 

    Center for Middle Eastern Studies, 38 Kirkland Street

    A three-day symposium, featuring presentations by Fred Astern (San Francisco State University), Brian Catlos (University of Colorado Boulder), Sharon Kinoshita (University of California Santa Cruz), Argyro Nicolaou (Harvard University), and Karen Pinto (Boise State University), with a keynote address by Thomas Glick (Boston University). Sponsored by the Center for Middle Eastern Studies and the Mediterranean Seminar.

    All events are free, but registration is required....

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