Monthly Archives: March 2017

Rare Book School Summer Program

Rare Book School (RBS) is now accepting applications on a rolling basis for our five-day, intensive courses focused on the history of manuscript, print, and digital materials. Among our more than thirty courses on the history of books and printing, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – Inside Out: Dress and Identity in the Middle Ages

Inside Out: Dress and Identity in the Middle Ages 38th Annual Conference of the Center for Medieval Studies, Fordham University, March 24-25, 2018 Dress was a primary expression of identity in the European middle ages, when individuals made strategic choices about … Continue reading

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Workshop: East Syriac Christianity in the Mongol Empire, April 7, 2017

Workshop: East Syriac Christianity in the Mongol Empire, April 7, 2017 The Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross … Continue reading

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Lecture – Christian Bodies, Pagan Images, April 3, 2017

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross in Brookline, MA, is pleased to announce the final lecture in its 2016–2017 lecture series: Monday, April 3, 2017, 6:15 pm Harvard Faculty Club, 20 Quincy … Continue reading

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Nicky B. Carpenter Fellowship in Manuscript Studies

These Fellowships in Manuscript Studies were established in 2012 by Nicky B. Carpenter of Wayzata, Minnesota, a Lifetime Member and former chair of the HMML Board of Overseers. The purpose of the Fellowship is to support residencies at HMML for … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – The Shape of Return Progress, Process, and Repetition in Medieval Culture

International Conference 29-30 September 2017  The Shape of Return Progress, Process, and Repetition in Medieval Culture ICI Berlin Organized by Francesco Giusti and Daniel Reeve Keynote speaker Elizabeth Eva Leach (University of Oxford) Call for Papers In his Convivio, Dante … Continue reading

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University of Cambridge Medieval Studies Summer Programme

The University of Cambridge Medieval Studies Summer Programme will run in Cambridge from 6 – 19 August 2017: http://www.ice.cam.ac.uk/course/medieval-studies-summer-programme The programme is open to adults of all ages, backgrounds and nationalities and attracts undergraduates, professionals, retirees and college teachers. Participants … Continue reading

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Act Now! Trump Calls for the Elimination of NEH, Other Humanities Programs

This morning, President Trump released a budget blueprint that calls for the elimination of the National Endowment for the Humanities, along with the National Endowment for the Arts, the Department of Education’s International Education Programs, the Institute for Museums and … Continue reading

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East of Byzantium Symposium: Cultural Heritage Across the Christian East

The Arthur H. Dadian and Ara Oztemel Chair of Armenian Art at Tufts University and the Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture at Hellenic College Holy Cross in Brookline, MA, are pleased to announce CULTURAL HERITAGE ACROSS THE … Continue reading

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Jobs for Medievalists

Position Announcement: Curator of Rare Books, Washington University in St. Louis Date: Thu, 9 Mar 2017 13:09:39 -0600 Washington University Libraries are currently recruiting for a Curator of Rare Books. See the job description below for more details; and please … Continue reading

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