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California Medieval History Seminar

Saturday, November 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

The fall session of California Medieval History Seminar meets at the Huntington Library to discuss four pre-distributed research papers. Participants are expected to read the papers in advance and come prepared to discuss them. Speakers and paper topics are announced by e-mail. To be added to the announcement list contact us.

The following papers will be discussed at this seminar:

  • Jennifer Jahner (CalTech) – “After Becket: Interdict and the Rhetoric of Collective Injury”
  • Joe Figliulo-Rosswurm (UC Santa Barbara) – “‘In this city, the greatest discord is to be seen’: Social Conflict, Political Culture, and the Florentine popolo in the late Thirteenth Century.”
  • Hilary A. Haakenson (CalPoly Pomona) – “Trade, Translatio, and Transcendence: Visions of Empire in the Cartography of Pietro Vesconte”
  • Leah Klement (CalTech) – “Rebel Historiography: Violence and Documentary Culture in the Alliterative Morte Arthure

Advance registration is required — write to cmrs@humnet.ucla.edu to register.

Seating is limited and by pre-registration only. A fee may apply.

More information about the seminar is at cmrs.ucla.edu/seminars

Support for the California Medieval History Seminar is provided by the Armand Hammer Endowment for the UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies and by the Huntington Library.

Details

Date:
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Time:
9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Venue

Huntington Library, Seaver Classrooms 1 & 2
1151 Oxford Rd
San Marino , CA 91108 United States
Phone:
626-405-2100

Organizer

CMRS
Phone:
310-825-1880
Email:
cmrs@humnet.ucla.edu
Website:
cmrs.ucla.edu