UCLA Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies Winter Quarter Programs

Full Calendar and Event Details: http://cmrs.ucla.edu/programs/calendar_jan15.html

WINTER QUARTER 2015 PROGRAMS

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
“Maritime Trade and Economic Change in the Italian Mediterranean, 1550-1750”
Corey Tazzara (History, Scripps College)

Friday, January 16, 2015
Royce 314, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
CMRS Co-sponsored Conference
“Auerbach, Our Contemporary? Responding to Figura and Mimesis”

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
“Milton Less Assured”
Valerie Shepard (Graduate Student Resource Center, UCLA)

Friday-Saturday, January 23-24, 2015
Royce 314, see website for times
CMRS Co-sponsored Conference
“Italian Identities through War”
UCLA Italian Graduate Student Conference

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Royce 314, 5:00 PM
Twenty-fourth History of the Book Lecture
“In the Workshop of the Mind: Amanuenses and Authorship in Early Modern Europe”
Ann Blair (History, Harvard University)

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
Title TBA
Jessica Goldberg (History, UCLA)

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Co-sponsored Lecture
“The Torah in the Language of the Ishmaelites: Reflections on Jewish Literary Production under Islam”
Ronny Vollandt (Max Planck Inst. for the History of Science)

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Royce 314, 4:30 PM
CMRS Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture
“Documenting Safe Conduct in the Middle Ages”
Adam Kosto (History, Columbia University)

Friday-Sunday, February 6-8, 2015
Time and Place TBA
E.A. Moody Medieval Philosophy Workshop
Title TBA
Organized by Calvin Normore (Philosophy, UCLA).

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
Title TBA
Andrew Fleck (English, San Jose State University)

Friday-Saturday, February 13-14, 2015
Royce 314, see website for program and times
CMRS Shakespeare Symposium
“Touching Shakespeare: Proximity, Precarity, and Resilience in Renaissance Drama and Modern Life”

Monday, February 23, 2015
Royce 314, 4:30 PM
CMRS Lecture
“Magna Carta: New Perspectives and New Discoveries”
David Carpenter (Medieval History, King’s College London)

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
“The 500th-Anniversary of Francis I’s Reign (1515-1547)”
Cynthia Skenazi (French and Italian, UC Santa Barbara)

Friday-Saturday, February 27-28, 2015
Room 11360, Young Research Library
See website for program and times
CMRS Conference
“The Illustrated Body: Printing, Anatomy, and Art in the Renaissance”

Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Royce 314, 4:00 PM
CMRS Distinguished Visiting Scholar Lecture
“Christ as Hero in Early Irish Literature”
Tomás Ó Cathasaigh (Celtic, Harvard University)

Friday-Saturday, March 6-7, 2015
Place and Time TBA
CMRS Co-sponsored Conference
“Empire and Exceptionalism: The Requerimiento at Five- Hundred”
Organized by the Center for 17th-18th Century Studies

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Royce 306, 12:00 PM
CMRS Roundtable
“Medieval Greed: Usury in Medieval English Literature and Law”
Arvind Thomas (English, UCLA)

Saturday, March 14, 2015
Huntington Library, San Marino CA
California Medieval History Seminar Winter Session
Advance registration required

UCLA CENTER FOR MEDIEVAL AND RENAISSANCE STUDIES
cmrs.ucla.edu  |  310-825-1880  |  cmrs@humnet.ucla.edu

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