Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will take place in Wieboldt 302 at 12:00-1:30 PM.
MARCH 30: John Latham-Sprinkle (PhD Candidate, SOAS, University of London), “The Power of the Foreign: Kingship in North Caucasian Alania c.875-1100.”
APRIL 6: on-campus conference entitled Gender and Form in the Middle Ages. This event will take place on the ground floor conference room at the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, time TBD.
APRIL 13: Christopher Davis (Assistant Professor of French, Northwestern University), “Hybrid Harmony: The Poetics of Discord and the Language of Song from the Troubadours to Dante.”
APRIL 20: David Orsbon (PhD Candidate in Comparative Literature and Classics), “Natura Baptizata: Natura, Imperium, and the Formation of Late Antique Christian Thought.”
APRIL 26: Carole Rawcliffe (Professor of Medieval History, University of East Anglia) public lecture, “Christ the Physician Walks the Wards: Medicine and Religion in Medieval England.” This event will be held at 4:30 pm in the third floor lecture hall of Swift.
APRIL 27: Carole Rawcliffe (Professor of Medieval History, University of East Anglia) presents at the MSW, title TBA.
MAY 4: Felix Szabo (PhD Candidate in History), “Personal Piety in the Seals of Middle Byzantine Eunuchs.”
MAY 10-13: International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University.
MAY 15-16: On-campus conference entitled European Urban History, ca. 1200-1500: Comparative Perspectives. Sponsored by the University of Chicago / University of Vienna Faculty Grant Program, the History Department, and the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. Schedule and location TBA.
MAY 22: in co-sponsorship with the Early Modern & Mediterranean Worlds Workshop, Már Jónsson (Professor of History, University of Iceland), “The Victims of Witchcraft in 17th century Iceland.” This event will be held from 5:00-6:30 pm in WB 207.
JUNE 1: Nancy Thebaut (PhD Candidate, Art History), title TBA.