CMRS Friday Seminar Series

Semester 1, 2017

11am, Room E561, Menzies Building

Pre-semester seminars

6 February – Rosamond McKitterick

24 February – Welcome back address and conference reports

In-semester seminars

3 March – Tomas Zahora, Lateran IV and the Book of Nature

10 March – Jenny Spinks, Hansen Senior Lecturer in History, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, University of Melbourne, Magic, Emotions and the Global Supernatural in Sixteenth-Century Northern Europe

17 March – Jenny Smith, Necessary Abuse: The Mirror as Metaphor in the Sixteenth Century

24 March – Medieval and Renaissance Digital Resources

31 March – Stephen Joyce, PhD Pre-Submission, The Legacy of Gildas: constructions of authority in the early medieval West

7 April – Aydogan Kars, What is “Negative Theology:” Lessons from the Encounter of Two Medieval Sufis in Seville

14 April – GOOD FRIDAY [No seminar]

21 April – Mid Semester Break [No seminar]

28 April – Symposium [No seminar]

5 May – Jonathan Davies, Associate Professor of Italian Renaissance History, University of Warwick and Visiting Scholar, Body in the City Focus Programme, Paper Title TBC

12 May – Gordon Whyte, PhD Candidate, The Incorporation of Otherness: Alfanus of Salerno 1065-1080

19 May – Kyly Walker, MA Candidate, The ‘Otherness’ of Episcopal Exile during the Reign of King Stephen

26 May – Sonja Drimmer, Assistant Professor, Department of the History of Art & Architecture, University of Massachusetts Amherst, The Campaign Poster in Late Medieval England

Download the Semester 1 2017 program… (PDF)