Loyola Medieval Studies Lecture: Leslie Dossey, Oct 18

Loyola University Medieval Studies Lecture series 2010-2011

Soul and Body in the Middle Ages

All lectures are given on Monday afternoons, 4-6 p.m., in the Crown Center Auditorium on the Lake Shore Campus.

October 18

Leslie Dossey, Department of  History, Loyola University Chicago

“Bodies at Rest, Minds in Motion: Greek and Roman Views of the Soul”

All are welcome.

For further information and to view the entire lecture series, go to

http://www.luc.edu/medieval/lecture_series.shtml

Newberry Intellectual History Seminar, Nov. 13

The first seminar of the 2010-2011 academic year at the Newberry Library will be held

November 13, 2010, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Robert Lerner, Northwestern University

“Philadelphia Story: Another Look at Marguerite Porete’s ‘Accomplice’ Guiard of Cressonessart”

Elizabeth Casteen, Northwestern University

“An ‘Especially Good Friend’ to Saints: The Reputational Redemption of Johanna I of Naples (c. 1365 – 1378).”

Future meetings are scheduled for December 4, 2010, January 29, 2011, and February 26, 2011.

For more information, please contact Ray Clemens (rclemens@ilstu.edu) or see http://www.newberry.org/renaissance/seminars/medintel.html.