Amira Bennison (University of Cambridge), Competing with the Saints: Dynastic Burial Practices and Cults in the Medieval Western Maghrib. Co-sponsored with the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Seminar in Islamic Studies, the Department of History, and the Harvard Law School Program in Islamic Law. This presentation will take place on the Zoom platform; to register, please click... Read more about Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar
Khaled El Rouayheb (NELC), Lost, Found and Then Lost Again: Ibn Wasil's Book on Logic for Manfred, Hohenstaufen King of Sicily. This presentation will take place on the Zoom platform. Participation in Collations during the 2020-2021 academic year will be limited to Harvard faculty, students, and affiliates; please click... Read more about MHC Medieval Studies Seminar Collations
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
Maria Subtelny (University of Toronto), Iranian Elements in the Pseudo-Aristotelian Sirr al-asrār (Secretum secretorum). Co-sponsored with the MHC Medieval Studies Seminar and the Aga Khan Fund for Iranian Studies.
Graeme Boone (The Ohio State University), Affective Inflection in the Works of Jean Gerson and Guillaume Dufay. This lecture is part of the 2019-2020 Medieval Studies Seminar series "Hearing the Middle Ages".