New Perspectives on Urban Entertainment in the Middle Ages
29th Annual Conference of the Center for Medieval Studies
Fordham University, Lincoln Center, New York City: Saturday, April 4, 2009
Richard Lim is Professor of History at Smith College. His books include: The Past Before Us: The Challenge of Historiographies of Late Antiquity, co-edited with Carole Straw Bibliothèque de l’Antiquité Tardive 6 and Smith College Studies in History 53 (Brepols: Turnhout, 2004) and Public Disputation, Power and Social Order in Late Antiquity, Transformation in the Classical Heritage 23 (Berkeley/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press, 1995). His current projects include three book manuscripts: Late Antiquity: A Social and Cultural History (under contract with Cambridge University Press); Before Europe and Asia: The Invention of Civilization in Eurasia (under contract with Harvard University Press); and Inventing the World: Transforming Civic Spectacles in Late Antique Rome and Carthage (in preparation).
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