Events

  • 2019 Feb 19

    Harvard Early Sciences Working Group

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Science Center 252
    Shireen Hamza (Harvard University), Kābūs: The Materiality of Nightmares in Islamicate Medical Literature, 1100-1500.
  • 2019 Feb 19

    Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center 114 (Kresge Room) (Note Room Change!)
    Shireen Hamza (Harvard University), The Weight of Dreams: the Kābūs in Islamicate Medical Literature, 1100-1500.
  • 2019 Feb 20

    Radcliffe Institute Fellows Lecture

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Knafel Center, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, 10 Garden Street
    Katie Bugyis (Joy Foundation Fellow, Radcliffe Institute), Liturgy Matters: Benedictine Women’s Communities in Medieval England.
  • 2019 Feb 20

    Africa in the Medieval World Lecture Series

    5:00pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street
    Sam Nixon (British Museum), The Gold Route to Timbuktu: Tracing Medieval Camel Caravan Networks from Morocco to Mali. This event is part of the 2018-2019 lecture series "Africa in the Medieval World", co-sponsored by the Hutchins Center for African & African American Studies, the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Department of African and African American Studies, and the Center for African Studies. Read more about Africa in the Medieval World Lecture Series
  • 2019 Feb 21

    Byzantine Studies Colloquium

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Boylston Hall 237
    John Mulhall (Harvard / Dumbarton Oaks), Mother Greece: the Beginnings of the Medieval Translation Movement of Greek and Arabic texts into Latin.
  • 2019 Feb 25

    Five College Medieval Studies Seminar

    4:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Fayerweather Hall 113, Amherst College
    Race in the Middle Ages, a symposium featuring presentations by Geraldine Heng (University of Texas Austin), Dorothy Kim (Brandeis University), and Sierra Lomuto (Macalester College). Sponsored by the Amherst College Department of English, the Five College Medieval Studies Seminar, the Amherst College Department of European Studies, and The Eastman Fund.
  • 2019 Feb 25

    Houghton-Medieval Studies Lecture in Early Book History

    5:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    The Edison and Newman Room, Houghton Library
    Dr. Simon Rettig (Assistant Curator of Islamic Art, Freer | Sackler Galleries), Praying for the Ottoman Sultan: A New Look at Manuscripts of Selected Surahs after 1500. Free and open to the public; please RSVP here. This event is co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Houghton Library.... Read more about Houghton-Medieval Studies Lecture in Early Book History
  • 2019 Feb 28

    Houghton-Medieval Studies Workshop in Early Book History

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Houghton Library Seminar Room

    Dr. Simon Rettig (Assistant Curator of Islamic Art, Freer | Sackler Galleries), An Introduction to Codicology and the Arts of the Book of the Islamic World. This event is co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Houghton Library. Space in the workshops is limited; to reserve a space, please click here.

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  • 2019 Feb 28

    Houghton-Medieval Studies Workshop in Early Book History

    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Houghton Library Seminar Room
    Dr. Simon Rettig (Assistant Curator of Islamic Art, Freer | Sackler Galleries), An Introduction to Codicology and the Arts of the Book of the Islamic World. This event is co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Houghton Library. Space in the workshops is limited; to reserve a space, please click here.... Read more about Houghton-Medieval Studies Workshop in Early Book History

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