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Lectures

Fall 2018 Lecture Series

Nicola McDonald
(York University)
The Question of Middle English Romance
Tuesday, September 11, 6:00 pm – O’Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library, Rose Hill Campus

Eric Ramírez-Weaver
(University of Virginia)
Classical and Medieval Astronomy: the Phaenomena, Pliny, and the Presentations of the Heavens
Co-sponsored with the Department of Classics
Friday, October 12, 6:15 pm - American Museum of Natural History, Kaufmann Theater

Jacqueline Jung
(Yale University)
The Work of Gothic Sculpture in the Age of Photographic Reproduction
Co-sponsored with the Department of Art History and Music, and the Department of Jewish Studies
Thursday, October 18, 6:00pm – Lincoln Center Campus, Location TBD

Emmanuel Falque
(Institut catholique, Paris)
Bonaventure Colloquium: The Entrance of God into Theology
Co-sponsored with the Department of Philosophy
Thursday, October 25, 5:30pm – Duane Library, Bepler Commons

Spring 2018 Lecture Series 

Emanuel Fiano
(Fordham University)
The Trinitarian Debates, the Rise of Theological Debates, and the Parting of the Ways in Late Antiquity
O'Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library
Tuesday January 23, 6:00 pm

Susan Boynton
(Columbia University)
Guiraut Riquier's Songs: Time and Memory 
O'Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library
Wednesady February 21, 6:00 pm 

38th Annual Conference of the Center for Medieval Studies 
Inside Out: Dress and Identity in the Middle Ages 
McNally Amphitheater, Lincoln Center Campus 
Saturday & Sunday March 17-18 

Thomas Madden
(St. Louis University)
The War of Towers: Italian Maritime Rivalries in Thirteenth-Century Crusader Syria 
Bepler Commons, Rose Hill Campus 
Thursday April 12, 1:00 pm 

The Departments of Medieval Studies & Music at Fordham University Concert Series 
Hymns, Heresy, and Hockets: Performing Philippe de Vitry 
Leon Lowenstein Center, 12th Floor Lounge, Lincoln Center Campus
Tuesday April 24, 6:30 pm 
 

Fall 2017 Lecture Series

John D. Niles
(UC Berkeley and University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Total Medicine: An Approach to the Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Healing Texts
O’Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library, Rose Hill Campus
12 p.m., Friday, September 29

Richard Teverson
(Fordham University)
Roman Royal Histories:
The Cultural Legacies of Kingdoms Allied to the Roman Empire After Their Annexation
O’Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library, Rose Hill Campus
6 p.m. - Thursday, October 19

Teodolinda Barolini
(Columbia University)
Realism Versus Reality in Dante’s Paradiso
O’Hare Special Collections, Walsh Library
12 p.m. - Wednesday, November 8

Medieval Studies/Music Department Concert Series

Jacqueline Horner-Kwiatek, mezzo-soprano
(formerly of Anonymous 4)
A Flower in Winter:
The Challenges and Rewards of Singing Hildegard
12th Floor, Leon Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus
6:30 p.m. - Monday, November 27

A reception will follow each talk
718-817-4656
medievals@fordham.edu


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