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


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.