Past Events

  • 2015 Oct 09

    Harvard Celtic Colloquium

    Fri Oct 9 (All day) to Sun Oct 11 (All day)


    Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room)

    The 35th annual Harvard Celtic Colloquium, featuring keynote address on Saturday, 10 October by Diana Luft (Cardiff University). Sponsored by the Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures, with support from the Provostial Funds Committee for the Arts and Humanities and The Friends of Harvard Celtic Studies. For more information and complete program, visit the conference website.

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  • 2015 Oct 08

    Medieval Studies-Aga Khan Lecture

    5:30pm to 6:30pm


    Sackler Museum 318

    Glaire Anderson (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill), Landscape of Sovereignty: The Villa in Umayyad Córdoba. Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Harvard Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture.

    To watch Professor Anderson's lecture, please visit the Aga Khan Program's website...

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  • 2015 Oct 08

    John V. Kelleher Lecture

    5:00pm to 6:30pm


    Harvard Faculty Club

    Fergus Kelly (School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), Whodunnit? Indirect Evidence in Early Irish Law. Sponsored by the Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures.

  • 2015 Oct 03

    New England Medieval Conference

    (All day)


    Northeastern University, Raytheon Amphitheatre

    Slow Catastrophe, the 2015 meeting of the New England Medieval Conference, with keynote addresses by Michael McCormick (Harvard University) and Kathleen Davis (University of Rhode Island). Sponsored by the Harvard University Committee on Medieval Studies; the Northeastern University Department of English, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Humanities Center, and Environmental Studies Program; the Boston University Center for the Humanities and Interdisciplinary Program in Medieval Studies; and the University of Massachusetts Boston Department of English. For complete...

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  • 2015 Sep 30

    Workshop on Arabic and Islamic Studies

    5:30pm to 6:30pm


    Semitic Museum 201

    John Zaleski (Committee on the Study of Religion), "There is No Monasticism in Islam”: The Place of Rahbaniyyah and Celibacy in Ninth-Century Baghdadi Sufism.

  • 2015 Sep 29

    Medieval History Graduate Workshop

    4:15pm to 5:30pm


    Robinson Hall Lower Library

    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.