DIRECTOR'S SEMINAR ON WORK IN PROGRESS 2014-2015

Wednesdays in the Lecture Room at 2.15 p.m.
All welcome.

Summer Term

29 April
Christopher Braun
How to Carry Out a Successful Treasure Hunt in Medieval Egypt. The Do’s and Don'ts according to Arabic Books on Hidden Treasure 

6 May
Amanda Claridge
The Paper Museum of Cassiano del Pozzo

13 May
Isabella Woldt
Weaving Petrarch: Cardinal Wolsey's collection of tapestries 

20 May
Zhang Chunjuan
The Chinese Reception of Edward Said

27 May
Miki Engel
The Influence of Aquinas' De unitate intellectus on Jewish Philosophers in Italy during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance 

3 June
Philipp Nothaft
Walter Odington’s 'De etate mundi' and the Pursuit of a ‘Scientific’ Chronology in the later Middle Ages

10 June
Stuart McManus
Humanism and Classical Rhetoric in Portuguese Asia during the Renaissance

17 June
Matthew Champion
Mechanical Bells and the Music of Time in Late Medieval France and the Low Countries

24 June
Beverly Brown
The View from Behind: Veronese, Giulio Romano and the Rape of Europa

1 July
Jan Vandeburie
"Etiam Sarraceni ad eam causa peregrinationis veniunt" - Perceiving Shared Sacred Space in the Medieval Levant, c.1150-1250