Weekly Update: Coming Up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

A 1496 copy of the German calendar created by Johannes Von Gmunden (c.1380-1443).  - Copy


Public Lecture
‘The Luttrell Psalter: Imaging England on the Eve of the Black Death’ – Michelle Brown, Emerita Professor of Medieval Manuscripts, University of London
Thursday 28 November 2013
University of Western Australia
Webb Lecture Theatre. 6.00pm. Please RSVP to Anne Scott.

“The Crone, the Witch, and the Library in Renaissance Italy” by Professor Pat Simons 
Friday 29 November 2013, 11:30am-12:45pm
CCANESA Boardroom, Madsen Building F09, Eastern Avenue, University of Sydney

Public Lecture
‘The Importance of Being Roman’ – Professor Emma Dench
Monday 16 December 2013, 6:30-7:30pm
Theatre A, Elisabeth Murdoch Building, University of Melbourne
More information available on the event website.

Call for Papers

Creature of the Boundaries: The Grotesque as Creative Intervention in the 21st Century
Edith Cowan University, Western Australia
Proposals of 500 words due February 1 2014. Full papers (4000-7500 words) due June 1 2014.
More information available on the UPENN website or contact Dr Nancy Hightower (nhightow[at]gmail[dot]com).

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