A conference on religion and archeology, sponsored by the Harvard Divinity School, the A.G. Leventis Foundation, Princeton University, and the Battelle Memorial Foundation. Free and open to the public. For program and registration information, please visit the conference website.
Christopher Loveluck (University of Nottingham), From Peasant-Specialists to Port-Patricians: Water- (Sea and River) Oriented Societies as Catalysts of Social Change in Northwest Europe, c. AD 500-1100.
Artes and Liberal Arts: From Medieval Learning to the Modern University: a panel discussion featuring Jan Ziolkowski (Classics, Harvard), Eileen Sweeney (Philosophy, Boston College), Nicholas Watson (English, Harvard), and Ahmed Ragab (Harvard Divinity School). Preceded by the Fall welcoming reception of the Committee on Medieval Studies.