Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

2018 Apr 05

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

TBA
Michael Stolz (Bern University, The Tolerance of Religious Ambiguity: Reading Wolfram von Eschenbach’s Parzival in a Post-Secular Context. Co-sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center's German Studies: New Perspectives Seminar.
2018 Jan 29

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

5:15pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room), 12 Quincy Street
The Faking of the Middle Ages: Misappropriation, Misrepresentation, and the Medieval: a panel discussion featuring remarks by Patrick Geary (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton), Katharine Park (Harvard University), and Cord Whitaker (Wellesley College). Preceded by the Spring welcome reception of the Standing Committee on Medieval Studies.
2018 Apr 09

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge Street
Benjamin Braude (Boston College), Sultan Shajar and Pope Joan: The Mamluk Origins of a Christian Legend. Co-sponsored with the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program and the Center for the Study of World Religions.
2017 Sep 11

Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Barker Center 110 (the Thompson Room)
Blurred Boundaries: Defining "The West" in Medieval Studies: a panel discussion exploring the variety and complexity of "western-ness" in medieval European, Middle Eastern, and Eurasian societies, and how notions of "west" and "east" were assumed, maintained, and transgressed across the medieval world. Chaired by Stephen Mitchell (Harvard University), with presentations by... Read more about Mahindra Humanities Center Medieval Studies Seminar
2017 Feb 27

MHC Medieval Studies Seminar

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

The Kates Room, Warren House

Elena Boeck (Director of Byzantine Studies, Dumbarton Oaks), Rome, Constantinople, Troy: Triangulating Past and Present in the Fourteenth Century.

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