Category Archives: Lectures

Lecture: “Medieval Manuscripts in the Library of Congress”

“Medieval Manuscripts in the Library of Congress”  with Kluge Fellow Ilya Dines Thursday, March 31, 2016, 4:00 p.m. Room LJ-119, First floor, Thomas Jefferson Building Kluge Fellow Ilya Dines discusses his current project to catalogue 150 medieval manuscripts and fragments … Continue reading

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Lecture on the Faddan More Psalter in Baltimore

Discovery & Conservation of the Faddan More Psalter Lecture by John Gillis, Senior Manuscript Conservator April 1st, 2016 6-7pm (with reception to follow) Johns Hopkins University – Homewood Campus Hodson 213   In July 2006, one of the most spectacular … Continue reading

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2/27 Dante Lecture: William Franke

Saturday, February 27, 1:30 to 3 pm Dante Lecture William Franke, Vanderbilt University “The Apotheosis of Self-Reflection: Dante and the Inauguration of the Modern Era” A reception will follow the program. This program is free and open to the public, … Continue reading

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Harvard Lectures and Workshops

There will be a series of events at Harvard at the end of this semester, co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Baker Business Library, and the Houghton Library. Vanderbilt’s William Caferro will deliver two lectures and host two … Continue reading

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The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture Lecture

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture is pleased to announce the final lecture in its 2014-2015 lecture series. On December 1, 2014, at 6:15 pm at the Harvard Faculty Club, Dr. Warren Woodfin (Queens College, City University … Continue reading

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Boston Byzantine Music Festival

The Mary Jaharis Center for Byzantine Art and Culture is hosting the Boston Byzantine Music Festival February 24-25 on the Hellenic College Holy Cross campus in Brookline, MA. Events include lectures by Dr. Emmanouil Giannopoulos, Assistant Professor at the Higher … Continue reading

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Reminder: 11/15 Dante Lecture – Guy Raffa

The Newberry Center for Renaissance Studies presents: Friday, November 15, 2:00 pm Dante Lecture Guy Raffa, University of Texas at Austin Dante’s Immortal Remains: From Florentine Martyr to Global Icon http://www.newberry.org/11152013-guy-raffa A reception will follow the lecture. This program is … Continue reading

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Lecture – Noli me Tangere: The Enigma of Touch in Middle English Literature and Art for and about Women

There will be a  lecture, “Noli me Tangere: The Enigma of Touch in Middle English Literature and Art for and about Women,” which will be given by Dr. Elizabeth Robertson, Professor of English at the University of Glasgow.  The event … Continue reading

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Lecture Medieval Charters

Dear colleagues, This is to invite you to the last Lieftinck-lecture of this academic year, by Dr. Kathryn Lowe (Glasgow). Her lecture, organized by the Turning Over a New Leaf project, is devoted to charters and titled “Reading the Unreadable: Lay Literacy … Continue reading

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Lecture on the Leiden Pliny by Mary Garrison

Friday 23 March, 2012, 3-4 pm, Mary Garrison (York) will give the fourth Lieftinck lecture of this academic year: “The Intellectual World of the Leiden Pliny: A Book from York?”. Venue: University Library, Leiden, Grote Vergaderzaal. Her lecture will be accompanied … Continue reading

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