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9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age

November 17-19, 2016 Reactions: Medieval/Modern In partnership with the Rare Book Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia, the Schoenberg Institute of Manuscript Studies (SIMS) at the University of Pennsylvania Libraries is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Lawrence J. … Continue reading

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DigiPal VI: The Palaeography Awakens…

The Models of Authority team are delighted to announce that the sixth DigiPal Symposium will take place at King’s College London on Monday 5th September 2016. Topics covered will include digital connoisseurship and strategies for curation; building apps for medieval … Continue reading

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Registration for Beyond Words Symposium, Nov. 3-5

Registration for the Nov. 3-5 symposium accompanying the exhibition Beyond Words: Illuminated Manuscripts from Boston Collections is now available online: http://beyondwords2016.org/#symposium The full schedule will be available soon. We hope you will join us for what is sure to be … Continue reading

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9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age

November 17-19, 2016 Save the Date! Registration opens at the end of the summer. Reactions: Medieval/Modern In partnership with the Rare Book Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia, the Schoenberg Institute of Manuscript Studies (SIMS) at the University of … Continue reading

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Save the date: “What Is Islam?” symposium, 29 April

Dear colleagues, You are invited to join us on the afternoon of Friday, 29 April for “What is Islam? A Symposium in Memory of Shahab Ahmed.” This symposium, which will begin with lunch from noon to 1 pm and continue … Continue reading

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Harlaxton Medieval Symposium 2016: The Great Household, 1000-1500

Harlaxton Manor, Grantham, Lincolnshire. The theme of the 2016 Symposium is the medieval great household, from the eleventh to the early sixteenth century, with a focus on elite contexts in the British Isles. Papers will look at changing structures within … Continue reading

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Classicism, Humanism, and Modernity: Poggio Bracciolini’s Legacy in Florence and Beyond

The Italian Studies Department at Bryn Mawr College (in collaboration with David Cast, History of Art, and Eric Pumroy, Head of Special Collections) presents a two-day symposium designed to foster interdisciplinary dialogue around the legacy of Italian Humanist Poggio Bracciolini, … Continue reading

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2016 Symposium on ‘Words & Deeds’

Words and deeds. Actions enacted, re-enacted, and restored (Princeton [NJ], Princeton University) http://manuscriptevidence.org/wpme/2016-symposium-on-words-and-deeds/

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Call for Applications – Dante and the Visual Arts Summer Symposium at UCLA and the J. Paul Getty Museum

Call for Applications Dante and the Visual Arts Summer Symposium at UCLA and the J. Paul Getty Museum August 22–24, 2016 The UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (CMRS) invites applications from graduate students and post-doctoral scholars to attend … Continue reading

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Call for Papers – New Approaches to Early Modern Literature and Culture

NEW SCHOLARS SERIES AT BATES COLLEGE NEW APPROACHES TO EARLY MODERN LITERATURE AND CULTURE A SYMPOSIUM 26 September 2016 The Department of English at Bates College invites papers on any topic related to new approaches to Early Modern Literature and … Continue reading

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