Smart Lecture: Alexander Nagel, April 1

Please see below for a lecture in the Art History Department by a distinguished Renaissance art historian, who, in recent work, has been thinking and writing about the Middle Ages in ways that should interest medievalists.

Smart Lecture: Alexander Nagel

“Work and Environment, Medieval and Modern”

Friday April 1st at 4:30 pm

Cochrane-Woods Art Center, Room 157

5540 S Greenwood Ave.

*Reception to follow

Workshop Lecture: Stefan Weber, April 8

Please join the Medieval Studies Workshop for a special presentation by a visiting scholar.

Stefan Weber (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen- Nürnberg)

“Igniting their hands and turning wine to water : The Irish abroad in the 11th and 12th century”

Respondent: Torsten Edstam

12:00-1:30pm on Friday April 8 in CWAC 156.

Coffee and tea will be provided, and we invite you to bring your lunch.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Torsten Edstam at tedstam@uchicago.edu

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Torsten Edstam in advance at tedstam@uchicago.edu.

A full schedule of the year’s workshop presentations may be found under the program tab.

Workshop Meeting: Emanuela Carney, April 1

Please join the Medieval Studies Workshop for our first graduate student presentation of spring quarter.

Emanuela Carney (Italian)

Voices of despair and gestures of grief in Marian laments and rituals of mourning

Respondent: Mary Caldwell

12:00-1:30pm on Friday April 1 in Wieboldt 207.

The pre-circulated paper is available here: Voices of despair and gestures of grief in Marian laments and rituals of mourning.

Coffee and tea will be provided, and we invite you to bring your lunch.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Torsten Edstam at tedstam@uchicago.edu

Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Torsten Edstam in advance at tedstam@uchicago.edu.

A full schedule of the year’s workshop presentations may be found under the program tab.