Projet Volterra


Volterra II Colloquium I

The Projet Volterra II: Law and the End of Empire

(an AHRC: UK Arts and Humanities Research Council project) is pleased to invite you to its first colloquium: The normative texts of Roman Law in the early Middle Ages

Monday 10 September 2007

History Department, University College London
Room G.09/10, House 26, Gordon Square


13.30: Coffee

13.45: Introduction by Michael Crawford, Benet Salway, & Simon Corcoran

14.00: Bernard Stolte (Professor of Byzantinology, University of Groningen)
"The use of Greek in the Theodosian Code"

15.00: Discussion

15.30: Tea break

16.00: Simon Corcoran
"The lives of the Codex Iustinianus"

followed by Michael Crawford
"Observations on the use of Roman law in early mediaeval charters"

17.00: Dr. Lorena Atzeri (SUM, Istituto Italiano di Scienze Umane)
"Aspetti della trasmissione del Breviario di Alarico: codd. Ambrosianus C 29 inf. e Bodleianus Arch. Selden B. 16"

17.30: Discussion

18.30: Drinks reception