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Lectures

Fall 2021 Lecture Series

The Cloisters and the Jews in Medieval Spain: A Conversation on Art, Literature, and History
Peter Cole, Katrin Kogman-Appel, and Jonathan Ray
Sunday, September 19, 1:00pm via Zoom Webinar
Sponsored by Fordham Center for Jewish Studies and the Met Cloisters

The Now of the Rose
Melanie Garcia Sympson, Elina Gertsman, Sandra Hindman, Meradith McMunn, Christine McWebb, Jonathan Morton, and Stephen G. Nichols
Wednesday, October 20, 12:00pm via Zoom Webinar
Co-sponsored with Les Enluminures

Scales of Knowledge: From Cosmos to Book
Ghent Autumn School in Medieval Languages and Cultures
Monday, October 18 - Thursday, October 21
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Image as Compilation: Jerusalem in the Liber Floridus and Beyond
Hanna Vorholt (Universisty of York) 
Thursday, October 21, 12:30-2:00pm via Livestream
Co-sponsored with The Henri Pirenne Institute for Medieval Studies (Ghent), Centre for Medieval Literature (Odense and York), The Center for Medieval Studies (York)

Virtual Lecture with Karla Mallette (University of Michigan)
Wednesday, November 10, 12:30pm via Zoom
Co-sponsored with The Henri Pirenne Institute for Medieval Studies (Ghent), Centre for Medieval Literature (Odense and York), and the Centre for Medieval Studies (York)

In-person Lecture with Suzanne Conklin Akbari (Princeton - IAS)
Wednesday, December 1, 2:30pm

Exhibiting Medieval Spain: Yesterday and Today
Sunday, December 5, 1:00pm via Zoom Webinar
Sponsored by the Fordham Center for Jewish Studies and the Met Cloisters

Putting on Cologne: An Exploration of a Medieval City
Ephraim Shoham-Steiner (Ben-Gurion University)
Wednesday, December 8, 4:00pm
Co-sponsored with the Fordham Center for Jewish Studies