Martin Carver (University of York), Wearing Wealth: A Discussion about Social Change from Coinage to Clothing. This seminar for undergraduate and graduate students is part of the 2019 Harvard Medieval Material Culture program The View from the Trenches: Archeology and Medieval Studies Today, and is co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop, the Medieval History Workshop, and the Harvard Numismatic Association. Please RSVP to Sean Gilsdorf by Monday, 1 April if you would like to attend.
Katie Bugyis (Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies; 2018–19 Radcliffe Institute Fellow), Abbess as Mother? Constructions of Authority in Benedictine Women's Communities in England during the Central Middle Ages.