2014 marks the 35th anniversary of Jean Bony’s “The English Decorated Style: Gothic Architecture Transformed” (Ithaca, 1979), and so the seminar series in 2013-14 will revisit the subject of English architectural style in the century ca. 1250-1350. During the Michaelmas Term the seminars take place fortnightly on Tuesdays in the Graduate Centre, 4A Trumpington Street. The presentations start at 5.30pm and are followed by discussion and refreshments. Everyone is most welcome to attend.
The schedule for the Michaelmas Term is:
22 October Paul Binski (University of Cambridge)
Jean Bony and the Decorated Style
5 November Maximilian Wemhöner (University of Heidelberg)
English Influences on Princely Building and Patronage in Fourteenth-Century Germany
19 November Andrew Budge (Birkbeck University of London)
Early 14th-Century Collegiate Churches: architectural change as a social process?
3 December Jeffrey Miller (Independent Scholar, London)
Decorated Yorkshire Revisited: Experiment and Regionalism in English Gothic