Scent and Fragrance in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, the 41st meeting of the Medieval and Renaissance Forum, featuring a keynote address by Deirdre Larkin, former Managing Horticulturist at The Cloisters Museum and Gardens. Paper and session submission deadline is 15 January 2019; please direct abstracts and contact information to Dr. Robert G. Sullivan, Assistant Forum Director.
James Simpson (Harvard University) and David Hall (Harvard Divinity School, emeritus), Predestination and Piety in the Early Modern World: A Debate, moderated by Michelle Sanchez (Harvard Divinity School).
Sunil Kumar (Delhi University),Reconstituting the Archive of Hazrat-i Dehli: The Sultans, the Sufis and the Riverine Plain of Delhi. Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Harvard Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, and the Harvard Committee on Inner Asian and Altaic Studies.CANCELLED
David Stifter (Maynooth University), Alliterating by Number in Early Irish Literature. Sponsored by the Standing Committee on Medieval Studies and the Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures.CANCELLED
Sunil Kumar (Delhi University),The Creation and Representation of Order: Ghiyas al-Din Tughluq’s Tughluqabad. Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Harvard Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, and the Harvard Committee on Inner Asian and Altaic Studies.CANCELLED