Talia Zajac(Shklar Research Fellow, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute), Regina Binomina: Re-Examining the Evidence for Re-Baptism and Renaming of Brides in pre-Mongol Rus. Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasion Studies.
Liam Breatnach (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), Marriage in Early Medieval Ireland: Sources and Interpretations. Professor Breatnach also will be offering seminars on Old-Irish legal texts on Monday (4/23) and Wednesday (4/25). For more information, please contact Joseph Nagy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A three-day conference bringing together the study of medicine, science, and religion,featuring researchers whose work spans a broad range of areas, time periods, and disciplinary approaches; keynote addresses by Jacqueline Borsje (Faculteit der Geesteswetenschappen Capaciteitsgroep Religiestudies) and Richard Kieckhefer (Northwestern University). Program and registration information can be found here.
Talia Zajac (Shklar Fellow, Ukrainian Research Institute),A Rus' Princess in Thirteenth-Century Poland: Cultural and Political Connections Between the Courts of Krakow and Galicia-Volhynia during the Reign of Duchess Gremislava Ingarvna, c. 1227-1258.
CGIS South S020 (the Belfer Case Study Room), 1730 Cambridge Street
Johannes Krause (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Jena), Death by Contact: Ancient Pathogen Genomes from Epidemics in Early Mexico. Sponsored by the Max Planck-Harvard Research Center for the Archaeoscience of the Ancient Mediterranean (MHAAM) and the Harvard Initiative for the Science of the Human Past.