UCL Medieval and Renaissance Studies

UCL Interdisciplinary Medieval and Renaissance Seminar: 2014/15

UCL's Medieval Interdisciplinary Seminar is a graduate-founded and run seminar which holds holds discussions across disciplines and departments, taking questions of  interest to Medievalists (writ large) as its point of departure.

Meetings take place on Mondays at 6.15 in Room G09/10 in UCL's History Department, 24-25 Gordon Square. All welcome, drinks afterwards.

Contact Andrew Murray, Alejandra ConchaEmily Corran,  Ella WilliamsAlexandra Lee or Benedict Wiedemann for more information.

Autumn

October 20th:

Matthew Beaumont (English, UCL),  'Idle Wandering Persons: Nightwalkers in Renaissance London’ 

(Chair: Andrew Murray)

November 17th

Brenda Bolton (History, Kent), 'Answering the Call of Faith? Behind the Scenes at the Fourth Lateran Council’

(Chair: Benedict Wiedemann)

Spring

February 23rd:

Huw Grange (French, Cambridge), 'Mapping the Prose Tristan: a Cartographic Quest’ 

(Chair: Ella Williams)

March 9th:

Carole Rawcliffe (History, UEA),‘Nurturing the Urban Body: Food Standards and Health in Late Medieval English Towns’ 

(Chair: Alexandra Lee)

Summer

May 11th:

Stephen Mossman (History, Manchester), 'Hatred of University Lecturers and the Inspired Word in the Fourteenth Century’ 

(Chair: Emily Corran)

June 1st

Cornelia Linde (Medieval History, German Historical Institute), ‘Arguing with Lollards. Thomas Palmer, OP, and De translatione sacrae scripturae in linguam barbaricam’. 

(Chair: Alejandra Concha Sahli)

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