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Spring 2013 Events Calendar

January

Tuesday, January 29
Gabriel Hill, History, University of Minnesota
"Marginalizing Mary: Fifteenth-Century Revisions to John Mirk's Festial"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

February

Tuesday, February 5
Karen Marsalek, English, St. Olaf College
"Spirit/Body and Ghost/Corpse Pairings in Early English Drama"
Co-sponsored with the Center for Early Modern History
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Wednesday, February 6
Vivian Ramalingam, Independent Scholar
"Lancelot and the Rabbis"
Vivian has prepared a handout for the workshop, including suggestions for how participants can prepare. Handout for Lancelot-2_6_13.doc
N.B. This event is a lunchtime workshop.
11:30 a.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Tuesday, February 19
Heather Flowers, Anthropology, University of Minnesota
"Entangled Bodies, Ambiguous Beasts: Ideologies of Transformation in Early Medieval England"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Tuesday, February 26
Claire Sponsler, English, University of Iowa
"Media Archaeology and Medieval Drama"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

March

Tuesday, March 12
Peter Wells, Anthropology, University of Minnesota
"Ornaments, Burials, and Change in Migration Period Europe"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

April

Tuesday, April 2
Reuven Amitai, History, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
"250 Years of 'Foreign' Control: The Impact of Mamluk Rule on the History of Palestine and Its Environs"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Tuesday, April 9
Riccardo Pizzinato, Art History, University of Minnesota Morris
"Diptych Vision and Ruler Theology in the Codex Aureus of Saint Emmeram"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Friday, April 12
IAS Mediterranean Collaborative Workshop on the Mediterranean South
Shamil Jeppie, Director of the Timbouctou Manuscripts Project, University of Cape Town
"A Timbuktu Book Collector between the Mediterranean and the Sahel"
5:30 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Saturday, April 13
IAS Mediterranean Collaborative Workshop on the Mediterranean South
Getatchew Haile, Ethiopian Study Center, Hill Museum and Manuscript Library
"The Case of Ethiopian Manuscripts"
Part of a larger panel titled "African Manuscripts and Their Influence on the Mediterranean World"
9:00 a.m., 1210 Heller Hall

Tuesday, April 16
Ramzi Rouighi, History, University of Southern California
"The Role of Islam in the Medieval Mediterranean"
4:00 p.m., 1210 Heller Hall

May

Thursday, May 2
The Inaugural Rutherford Aris Memorial Lecture
Elaine Treharne, English, Stanford University
"'True Vision': Modelling the Medieval Future of Digital Technology"
7:00 p.m., 120 Andersen Library

Tuesday, May 7
Kieran O'Conor, National University of Ireland - Galway
"Medieval Rural Settlement in Anglo-Norman Ireland"
3:30 p.m., Blegen 415

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