Lecture Series: The Giant Bibles of Twelfth-Century England (London, October – November 2014)

Lecture Series: 2014 Panuzzi Lectures at The British Library The Giant Bibles of Twelfth-Century England London, The British Library, October – November 2014 A series of three lectures by Christopher de Hamel, Donnelley Fellow Librarian of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. The great Latin Bibles, in huge multiple volumes, are by far the largest and most spectacularContinue reading “Lecture Series: The Giant Bibles of Twelfth-Century England (London, October – November 2014)”

International Symposium: La Sibil·la. So. Imatge. Litúrgia. Escena (Barcelona, 20-21 November 2014)

International Symposium: La Sibil·la. So. Imatge. Litúrgia. Escena Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Facultat de Lletres, Sala d’actes 20-21 November 2014 D’ençà que l’any 2010 la interpretació del Cant de la Sibil·la a l’Illa de Mallorca esdevingué part del Patrimoni intangible de la UNESCO, la Sibil·la s’ha posat d’actualitat. Existeix, no obstant això, una certa confusió sobreContinue reading “International Symposium: La Sibil·la. So. Imatge. Litúrgia. Escena (Barcelona, 20-21 November 2014)”

Study Days: “Merveilleux, marges et marginalité dans la littérature et l’enluminure profanes en France et dans les régions septentrionales (XIIe-XVe siècles)” (Lille, October 2014 ; Rennes, November 2014)

Study Days: Merveilleux, marges et marginalité dans la littérature et l’enluminure profanes en France et dans les régions septentrionales (XIIe-XVe siècles) Lille, Université de Lille 3, 16 October 2014 Rennes, Université de Rennes, 27 November 2014 La représentation du merveilleux est peu étudiée car les travaux portant sur ce sujet émanent principalement de chercheurs en littérature. Pourtant, celui-ciContinue reading “Study Days: “Merveilleux, marges et marginalité dans la littérature et l’enluminure profanes en France et dans les régions septentrionales (XIIe-XVe siècles)” (Lille, October 2014 ; Rennes, November 2014)”

CFP: The Door of the Sanctuary: A Place of Transition (Amsterdam, 27-29 May 2015)

Call for Papers: The Door of the Sanctuary: A Place of Transition International Conference, VU University, Amsterdam, 27-29 May 2015 Deadline: 15 October 2014 In sanctuaries, the boundaries between the profane and the sacred are marked by doors on different levels, either physical or symbolic: gateways in a precinct, the outer doors of a templeContinue reading “CFP: The Door of the Sanctuary: A Place of Transition (Amsterdam, 27-29 May 2015)”

Events: Dante’s Inferno/Underground Medieval London (KCL Arts & Humanities Festival ‘underground’, London, 15-24 October 2014)

Events: Dante’s Inferno/ Underground Medieval London KCL Arts & Humanities Festival, ‘underground’ London, 15-24 October 2014 The KCL Arts & Humanities Festival, ‘underground’, will be taking place 15-24 October 2014. The following events, sponsored by CLAMS (Centre for Late Antique & Medieval Studies) may be of particular interest: Dante’s Inferno: a marathon reading 17th October, 1pm-7pm This event, which will takeContinue reading “Events: Dante’s Inferno/Underground Medieval London (KCL Arts & Humanities Festival ‘underground’, London, 15-24 October 2014)”

Essay Prize: The Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Medal

Essay Prize: The Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Medal Deadline: 1 November 2014 To encourage emerging scholars who are based in the UK, ARTES (the Iberian and Latin American Visual Culture Group) awards an annual essay medal to the author of the best essay on the art, architecture or visual culture of the Hispanic world. The winner is also awarded aContinue reading “Essay Prize: The Juan Facundo Riaño Essay Medal”

Research Fellowship: École française de Rome (Rome 2015)

Research Fellowship École française de Rome (Rome 2015) Deadline: 4 November 2014 Les Écoles françaises à l’étranger ont mis en place depuis la rentrée 2012 le statut de chercheurs résidents dans leurs établissements. À l’École française de Rome (EFR), ce titre est accordé à des enseignants-chercheurs, des chercheurs statutaires ou des post-doctorants sous contrat qui sontContinue reading “Research Fellowship: École française de Rome (Rome 2015)”

Conference: Die deutschen Dominikaner und Dominikanerinnen 1221-1515 (Cologne, 6-8 November 2014)

Conference: Die deutschen Dominikaner und Dominikanerinnen 1221-1515  Cologne, 6-8 November 2014   Prof. Dr. Sabine von Heusinger veranstaltet gemeinsam mit P. Elias H. Füllenbach, OP und PD Dr. Klaus-Bernward Springer vom Institut zur Erforschung der Geschichte des Dominikanerordens im deutschen Sprachraum sowie P. Prof. Dr. phil. Walter Senner OP,  Institutum S. Thomae / Pontificia Universitas S. Thomae de AquinoContinue reading “Conference: Die deutschen Dominikaner und Dominikanerinnen 1221-1515 (Cologne, 6-8 November 2014)”

Conference: Clothing Sacred Scripture (Zurich, 9-11 October 2014)

International Conference: Clothing Sacred Scripture: Book Art and Book Religions in the Middle Ages 9-11 October 2014  Universitaet Zuerich, Raemistrasse 71, KOL-G-217 In a traditional perspective, book religions are seen as agents of logocentrism, establishing a sharp dichotomy between scripture and aesthetics, religion and art. The conference aims to broaden this perspective by a comparative and transcultural approachContinue reading “Conference: Clothing Sacred Scripture (Zurich, 9-11 October 2014)”

CFP: 15th International Congress of Turkish Art (Naples, 16-18 September 2015)

Call for Papers: 15th International Congress of Turkish Art (ICTA) Università di Napoli “L’Orientale”, Dipartimento Asia, Africa e Mediterraneo (Piazza San Domenico Maggiore 12, Napoli), 16 – 18 September 2015 Deadline: 30 September 2014 We are pleased to inform you that the 15th International Congress of Turkish Art will take place in Naples, at the Università diContinue reading “CFP: 15th International Congress of Turkish Art (Naples, 16-18 September 2015)”