Committee on Medieval Studies

2019 Jan 31

Dumbarton Oaks Visiting Lecture

3:00pm to 4:30pm

Location: 

Tozzer Anthropology Building 203, 21 Divinity Avenue
Mark Pawlowski (Junior Fellow, Dumbarton Oaks), Housing and the Use of Space in a Byzantine Village. Co-sponsored by the Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Studies Program, the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Committee on Archeology, and the Department of History.
2019 Apr 02

Harvard Medieval Material Culture Lecture

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street

Martin Carver (University of York), Driven by Ideas: Some Archaeological Investigations of Early Medieval Transition. This event is part of the 2019 Harvard Medieval Material Culture Series The View from the Trenches: Archaeology and Medieval Studies Today, sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Harvard Art Museums, the Department of History of Art + Architecture, and the Committee on Archaeology.

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2018 Dec 06

Sex, Love, and Marriage in the Middle Ages: The Final Cut!

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street

Hollywood meets Medieval in this special lunchtime event, as Harvard students pitch their television treatments of medieval sex, love, and marriage to a celebrity panel of judges! Who will prevail? Come for lunch, and stay to find out!

The pitches:

Brothers in Christ, prod. Isaac Grafstein '19, Samantha Hand '20, and Charlotte Ruhl '22

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2018 Nov 26

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Barker 218 (Fong Room)
Joseph Shack (Celtic Languages and Literatures), Ways of "Being" in Medieval Welsh and English Gnomic Poetry
2019 Apr 08

Africa in the Medieval World Lecture Series

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street
Samantha Kelly (Rutgers University), Connected Histories: Ethiopia and the Global Middle Ages. 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 Apr 04

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Barker Center 133 (Plimpton Room)

Annette Volfing (University of Oxford), The Medieval Daughter Zion: Re-Writing Allegories of Anger and Desire.

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