Committee on Medieval Studies

2020 Feb 10

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street
Susan Rankin (Cambridge University; Radcliffe Institute Fellow), Musical Sounds in Musical Signs: An Early Medieval Invention. This lecture is part of the 2019-2020 Medieval Studies Seminar series Hearing the Middle Ages. Preceded by the Spring welcoming reception of the Committee on Medieval Studies (4:00-5:30 pm, CGIS South lower concourse). Read more about Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar
2019 Nov 06

Medieval Studies graduate Latin exam

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center 120
The Fall seating of the Medieval Studies graduate Latin translation exam. Successful completion of this exam will satisfy the language proficiency requirement of the graduate secondary field in Medieval Studies. More information about the exam, including sample texts, can be found on the Medieval Studies website. If you plan to take the exam, please RSVP to Sean Gilsdorf by Monday, 28 October.
2019 Nov 04

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House
Marissa Smit (History Department, Harvard University), Animal Frontiers in the Byzantine and Ottoman Worlds.
2019 Oct 07

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House
Kirsten Burke (History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University), Picturing the Islamic World as Ruin in Konrad Grünemberg’s Pilgrimage Journey (c. 1487).
2019 Oct 30

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

The Kates Room, Warren House, 12 Quincy Street
Judith Peraino (Cornell University), Of Medieval Manuscripts and Mixtapes: Splicing the Body into Recorded Sound. Co-sponsored by the MHC Medieval Studies Seminar and the GSAS Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop. This lecture is part of the 2019-2020 Medieval Studies Seminar series "Hearing the Middle Ages".... Read more about Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar
2019 Oct 10

Medieval Studies-Mary Jaharis Center Lecture in Byzantine Studies

6:15pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy Street

Sean Leatherbury (Bowling Green State University), Wall Mosaics, Ekphrasis, and Cultural Memory Between Byzantium, Persia, and Early Islam. Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies and the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross.... Read more about Medieval Studies-Mary Jaharis Center Lecture in Byzantine Studies

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