LAMB: Late-Antique, Medieval & Byzantine Workshop

Mark your calendars for the following dates for the Late-Antique, Medieval & Byzantine workshop.

Spring 2017, Mondays, 4:30-6:00PM:

  • February 6: Joe Snyder, "Food and Chivalry in Thirteenth-Century England” 
  • March 6: Ariana Myers, "Opportunism and (Dis)honor: Apostasy and Infamy in the Thirteenth-Century Conquest of Majorca”
  • April 3: Randall Pippenger, "Regencies and the Exercise of Female Lordship during the Crusades”
  • May 1: Eric Medawar, “Anti-Image Attitudes in Umayyad Syria and Byzantium: The Caliphal and Imperial Origins of Iconophobia Reconsidered”

Fall 2016, Mondays, 4:30-6:00PM:

  • October 3rd - Ian Ward, "The End of the Carolingian Oath of Loyalty, c. 900-986"
  • November 7th - Hollis Dvorkin, "'Ex paterna largicione concessa': The Case for the Carthusians and Angevin Devotional Memory in Thirteenth- and Fourteenth-Century Provence"
  • December 5th

Spring Semester 2016:

  • February 22 – Lee Mordechai, "'Too many kings can ruin a country': negotiating rulership in the eleventh-century Eastern Roman Empire"
  • March 28 – Merle Eisenberg, "An Unremarkable Bishop: Valerian of Cimiez’s Sermons to his Community in Fifth-Century Gaul"
  • April 18 – Jan van Doren, title TBD
  • May 2– Randall Pippenger,  ‘Dying for the Cross: death, captivity, and their consequences’