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RBMS Scholarships Available

Response & Responsibility: Special Collections and Climate Change RBMS 2019 Tuesday, June 18 – Friday, June 21, 2019 Baltimore, MD The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) offers scholarships to subsidize … Continue reading

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XXIe colloque international de paléographie latine, Florence, 19-21 février 2020: appel à communications (échéance: le 31 décembre 2018)

Le XXIe colloque du CIPL sur L’émergence des écrits en langue vulgaire.  La perspective paléographique aura lieu à Florence du 19 au 21 février 2020.  Veuillez en trouver l’appel à communications au site du CIPL:  http://palaeographia.org/cipl/firenze/index.htm (échéance le 31 décembre 2018).

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Call for Applications | Core Program | Camargo Foundation

THE CAMARGO FOUNDATION The Camargo Foundation, located in Cassis, France, and founded by artist and philanthropist Jerome Hill, is a residential center offering programming in the humanities and the arts. It offers time and space in a contemplative environment to … Continue reading

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British Library Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms exhibition and conference

Booking is now open for the British Library exhibition, ‘Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms: Art, Word, War’, which opens on 19 October 2018 and runs until 19 February 2019. Further details about the exhibition and how to book can be found here. Registration is … Continue reading

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A Letter from the Société des Bollandistes

Dear Colleague, For over four centuries the Société des Bollandistes has been at the forefront of scholarship in the vast field of Christian hagiography. Since the days of Jean Bolland and Daniel van Papenbroeck, through those of Hippolyte Delehaye, Paul … Continue reading

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Digital Scriptorium News and Survey

Digital Scriptorium (DS) is a growing consortium of American libraries and museums committed to free online access to their collections of pre-modern manuscripts. Our website unites scattered resources from many institutions into a national digital platform for teaching and scholarly … Continue reading

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Inaugural CARMEN Prizewinners Announced

CARMEN is very pleased to announce the winners of the first annual CARMEN Prize: Overall winner James Smith and team for their project on manuscripts in conflict zones; special commendations to Elizabeth L’Estrange on ‘Redefining Women and the Book’, and … Continue reading

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Paradigms and Personae in the Medieval World: A Symposium in Honor of Elizabeth A. R. Brown

March 16, 2017, 9:30am-6:00pm (Skylight Room) Peggy Brown’s distinguished scholarly career has been dedicated to combating inherited paradigms (“feudalism”) and pursuing personae (Philippe le Bel). Join us in celebrating her scholarship at a one-day conference on March 16, 2018, at the Graduate … Continue reading

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Rare Book School’s Spring/Summer Courses

Expand your understanding of book history during a Rare Book School course this spring or summer. Our five-day, intensive courses on the history of manuscript, print, and digital materials will be offered at the University of Virginia, The Thomas J. … Continue reading

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Centre for Medieval Studies at the University of Toronto Medieval Latin Courses

In 2018, the Centre for Medieval Studies at the University of Toronto will offer the following courses in Medieval Latin: Beginning Latin (8 hours of instruction weekly, 22 May to 13 July 2018, with an optional three-week reading course thereafter).  … Continue reading

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