Medieval Church and Culture Seminar
Convenors: Margaret Coombe (LMH), Brian FitzGerald (Lincoln), Conor O’Brien (Queen’s), Elizbeth Russell (Oriel), Lesley Smith (HMC)
TUESDAYS at 5pm in the Carpenter Room, Harris Manchester College. All welcome.
Week 1(24 April)
Disputes and how to avoid them: Charters and Custom in England during the long 12th Century
Week 2 (1 May)
'Cathars' in the middle of the thirteenth century: in what sense 'international'?
Week 3 (8 May)
Miguel Ayres de Campos
Marvel Made Miracle: Rhetoric and Visual Experience in the 'Marvels of the East'
Demonology and demonic imagery in Romanesque Burgundy
Week 4 (15 May)
Guile and disguise in the French and Welsh 'Boeve of Hampton'
Power and honour in Iceland in the Sturlung Age
Week 5 (22 May)
Post-Death Conversion in 'St Erkenwald' and the Munich 'Oswald'
Making a Mark: Burial Mounds and Stone Monuments in Anglo-Saxon England
Week 6 (29 May)
The Encounter with God in the writings of Bonaventure and Dante
Illuminating Devotion: The Relationship between Text and Image in the 'Littlemore Anselm'
Week 7 (5 June)
Texts, Performative Context and Dissemination of a Medieval Melody
Senses and devotion in the Book of Holy Medecines
Week 8 (12 June)
Mental Maladies in Old English Remedy Collections