Past Events

  • 2016 Feb 19

    MHC Celtic Literature and Culture Seminar

    4:30pm to 6:00pm


    Barker Center 133

    Edel Bhreathnach (Discovery Programme: Centre for Archaeology and Innovation Ireland), Kings, Ceremonies, and Landscapes: Understanding the Royal Sites of Ireland.

  • 2016 Feb 18

    Department of the History of Science Seminar

    4:15pm to 6:00pm


    Science Center room 469

    Hannah Marcus (Stanford University), The Utility of Knowledge: Medicine, Science, and Censorship in Counter-Reformation Italy.

  • 2016 Feb 12

    The Parliament of Fowls: Live!

    4:00pm to 5:30pm


    Barker Center Arts Café

    Celebrate Valentine's Day early with a live, semi-staged performance of Chaucer's witty poem on nature, love, and finding Mr. Right (or maybe not ...). Music, Middle English, and munchies: what could be more romantic? Co-sponsored by the Program in General Education and the Committee on Medieval Studies.

  • 2016 Feb 11

    Five College Medieval Studies Seminar

    5:10pm to 6:00pm


    226 Elm Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Henry Berlin (University at Buffalo, SUNY), Compassion and Composition in Medieval Iberian Literature.

  • 2016 Feb 08

    Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

    6:00pm to 7:00pm


    Warren House 102

    Oliver Marjot (Classics, Harvard University), Lepers and Lay Piety: Exile and Salvation in Jean Bodel's Congés d'Arras.

  • 2016 Feb 08

    MHC Medieval Studies Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm


    Barker Center 133

    Carlos Fraenkel (McGill University), Universalism, Pluralism, Exclusivism: Maimonides in the Context of Medieval Arabic Philosophy. Co-sponsored by the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations.