Past Events

  • 2015 Sep 22

    2015 Smith College Kennedy Lecture Series

    5:00pm to 6:30pm


    Seeley Hall 201, Smith College, Northampton MA

    Lynn Staley (Colgate University), Exploring Secular Vocation from Ricardian to Tudor England: The Queen. Free and open to the public.

  • 2015 Sep 21

    MHC Medieval Studies Seminar

    6:00pm to 7:30pm


    Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room)

    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.

  • 2015 Sep 17

    English Department Medieval Colloquium

    5:00pm to 6:30pm


    Kates Room, Warren House

    Carolyn Dinshaw (New York University), Green is the New Black: Medieval Foliate Heads, Racial Trauma, and Queer Worldmaking.

  • 2015 Sep 09

    New Graduate Student Welcome Reception

    5:00pm to 7:00pm


    Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room)

    Welcoming reception for all first- and second-year graduate students in Medieval Studies, featuring food, drink, and merriment! Sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop.

  • 2015 May 06

    Women's Voices from the Middle Ages

    7:00pm to 9:00pm


    Arts@29 Garden (29 Garden Street)

    A vocal and musical performance reviving the female voice as preserved in medieval Yiddish, Latin, and German texts and traditions. Co-sponsored by the Elson Family Arts Initiative, the Provostial Fund for the Humanities, the Center for Jewish Studies, and the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures. Free and open to the public.

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