Graduate Seminars

2017 Apr 10

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House

Mary Dockray-Miller (Lesley University), Teaching the Middle Ages (and literary criticism and research skills and academic writing and professional communication and many other things as well).

2017 Mar 23

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House

Sonja Drimmer (University of Massachusetts), Illuminating Chaucer When He Was Obscure. Co-sponsored with the Medieval English Colloquium.

2017 Feb 13

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House

Juliette Calvarin (Art History), Pregnancy and the Priesthood: A Chasuble from Prague.

NB. The chasuble in question will be on view at the Harvard Art Museum 4th floor study room from 4-5 PM on Monday, Feb. 13. Please feel free stop by and see it before Juliette's talk.

2016 Nov 22

Medieval History Graduate Workshop

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library

Jesse Izzo (Harvard University), Talking Arabic: Bridging the Language Gap in the History and Historiography of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem.

2016 Nov 08

Medieval History Graduate Workshop

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library

Giovanni Ceccarelli (University of Parma), Marine Insurance and the Culture of Risk in Late Medieval Florence.

2016 Oct 25

Medieval History Graduate Workshop

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Hall Lower Library

Michael Davis (Mt. Holyoke College), The Architecture of Learning in Medieval Paris.

2016 Oct 25

Early Sciences Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

Elias Muhanna (Brown University), The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World.

2016 Sep 20

Early Sciences Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

The second of two sessions with Katharine Park (History of Science) and Ahmed Ragab (HDS), who will discuss draft chapters of their book in progress, A History of Medieval Science: Knowledge, Objects, and Communities in Europe and the Islamicate World, intended as a survey and potential text book that rewrites the history of medieval science by insisting on the contemporaneity and mutual engagement of Latin and Arabic science. To receive copies of the chapters, please contact Ardeta Gjikola or...

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2016 Sep 06

Early Science Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

The first of two sessions with Katharine Park (History of Science) and Ahmed Ragab (HDS), who will discuss draft chapters of their book in progress, A History of Medieval Science: Knowledge, Objects, and Communities in Europe and the Islamicate World, intended as a survey and potential text book that rewrites the history of medieval science by insisting on the contemporaneity and mutual engagement of Latin and Arabic science. To receive copies of the chapters, please contact Ardeta Gjikola or...

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2016 Sep 27

Medieval History Workshop

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Robinson Lower Library

Michelle Karnes (Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study and Stanford), The Meaning of Medieval Marvels.

2016 Oct 24

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House

Emily Rose (Visiting Scholar, Medieval Studies): The Judgment of the Bleeding Corpse: Medieval Myth and Early Modern Law. 

2016 Nov 28

Medieval Studies Interdisciplinary Workshop

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Kates Room, Warren House

Matilda Bruckner (Boston College), The Deacon and the Devil and the Jew: Gautier de Coincy and Rutebeuf Take Turns on the Legend of Theophilus.

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