Research Seminars

Research Seminars are open to the wider public to take part in investigating themed approaches with partners form other institutions

History of Libraries Seminar

Date: Occasional Tuesdays, 17.30 - Lecture room

Venue: Warburg Lecture theatre, Warburg Institute, unless otherwise stated

Convenors: Giles Mandelbrote (Lambeth Palace Library); Keith A. Manley (National Trust); Raphaële Mouren (Warburg Institute); Isabel Rivers (Queen Mary)

Seminar series jointly organised by the Institute of English Studies, the Institute of Historical Research, the Warburg Institute and CILIP LHRG. For details of sessions held at the Warburg see the calendar listing inside this leaflet. Occasional Tuesdays, 17.30 - Lecture room

More details can be found here

Editing Byzantine Texts - University of London Working Seminar

Date: Occasional Fridays, 15.45 - 17.45. Meetings on: 2, 9, 16, 23 Feb, 2, 9, 16, 23 March - Classroom 2 The first meeting will take place on Friday 2 February 2018

Venue: Warburg Institute

Description: The Seminar will resume its meetings at The Warburg Institute, Classroom 2, Ground Floor, Woburn Square, London WC1H 0AB (tel. 020 7862 8949)  For more details click here

From Devilry to Divinity: Readings in the Divina Commedia

Mondays, 18.00 to 19.30 - Lecture room

This series aims to introduce the beauty, complexity and continuing signi cance of Dante’s ‘Divina Commedia’ through readings of the text, in the original and in translation, and through commentary on it. The readings are accompanied by a rich visual display of medieval illuminations whilst the commentary explores and invites discussion of some of the leading ideas of the poem. See more details for this programme here

Neoplatonic Studies Seminar

Venue: Warburg Institute

Description: On its fourth successive year, the Seminar of Neoplatonic Studies invites you to a series of readings of seminal texts by Damascius, Olympiodorus, Porphyry and Proclus and the ongoing exchange which includes Professor Harold Tarrant, Professor Dilwyn Knox and Dr Peter Singer, among many other regular and occasional contributors.

The seminar meets on Thursdays 5:30-7:30 pm, in Classroom 1 of the Warburg Institute and the programme for the whole year is detailed here.

For further information please contact the convener Dr Georgios Tsagdis