Events


Events

All events are held at the Annmary Brown Memorial (21 Brown Street) at 5:30 PM and free of charge unless otherwise indicated.

 

The Rhode Island Medieval Circle Lectures


SPRING 2018

  • Monday, February 26, 4:15-7 pm, Annmary Brown Memorial: Tala Jarjour (Yale) and Spyridon Antonopoulos (City, University of London) a lecture-cum-music event, titled "Medieval Music of the Eastern Mediterranean, Greek, and Syriac: Living Traditions in Historical Focus."

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  • Monday, March 19, 2018 - Rev. Stefanos Alexopoulos (The Catholic University of America School of Theology and Religious Studies,) "Byzantine Communion Scrolls: Form, Function, and Piety in Dialogue."  

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  • Monday, April 2, 2018 - Nicola Carpentieri (University of Connecticut,) "And Fingers Were Torn from the HandMythopoesis and Sociopoiesis of Fitna in Sicilian Arabic Poetry."

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  • Saturday, April 14, 9:30 am - 4 pm (with a lunch break,) Smith-Buonanno 106

Medieval Studies workshop "ByzArt: A Workshop on the History of Byzantine Art and Material Culture"

 10 am: Eurydice Georganteli (Harvard): Byzantine Μoney Matters: Cultural and Economic Geographies

11 am: Anna Sitz (Harvard Center for Hellenic Studies): The Problem of Periodization: Material Culture and Pagan Sanctuaries in Late Antiquity

2 pm: Nancy Patterson Ševčenko (Dumbarton Oaks): All in the Family: The Comnenian Imperial Family as Patrons during the First Half of the 12th Century

3 pm: Ivan Drpič (U Penn): Gold in Medieval Serbian Painting

Hosted by the Program in Medieval Studies

Sponsored by the C.V. Starr Foundation Lectureship, co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies, Department of Classics, and Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World

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FALL 2017 

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 - Judah Galinsky (Bar-Ilan University,) "The Ignorant Shepherd and the Rabbi: Intention and Action in the Thought of 
    R. Isaac of Corbeil." 

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 MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN HISTORY SEMINAR (with Department of History)

 

 

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