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January 19, 2010

Medieval Colloquium, Tuesday February 2, 4:00 p.m.

Father Steven McMichael, University of St. Thomas will speak to us about "The Night Journey (al-isra') and Ascent (al-mi'rāj) of Muhammad in Medieval Muslim and Christian Perspective." Please join us at 4:00 in Nolte 140.

Trivia: The Trivia of Eli

Since 1996, over 60 newly discovered gravestones, shaped from granite into oblong cylinders and containing Hebrew and Aramaic inscriptions, are the first known physical evidence of a 13th century Jewish community in what region of the world?
Please send trivia responses by email to umn.cms.triva@gmail.com.

Medieval Colloquium, Tuesday, January 26, 4:00 p.m.

Dr. Catharina Peersman, a post-doctoral fellow at the Center for Medieval Studies for the 2009-2010 year, BAEF & FWO researcher for the K.U.Leuven (Belgium) will talk to us about "Language Perception and Use in Medieval Flanders: Real Trilingualism?" Please join us at 4:00 p.m. in room 140 Nolte Center.
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January 3, 2010


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