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McGill Medievalists events feature lectures and workshops by medievalists from all disciplines. The events are open to all with an interest in the history, thought, music, science and culture of the Middle Ages. Please contact Prof. Faith Wallis if you wish to be added to the mailing list.

McGill Medievalists Events

Fall 2016 Program

28 September

Mellon Foundation Visiting Lecturer

Dr. Giles Gaspar

Senior Lecturer, Department of History, Durham University (UK)

"‘To loose the bonds of Arcturus’: Astronomy and the Liberal Arts in the 12th Century"

This event will be held in Arts 160; it will begin at 5:00 PM

Followed by a wine and cheese reception.

 

19 October

Professor Faith Wallis

Department of History and Classical Studies, McGill University

McGill Medievalists Manuscript Workshop

"The Book of the Head and the Book of Skin: Compilation and De-compilation in Two Manuscripts on Medicine in the Osler Library.”

This event will be held in the Osler Library; it will begin at 5:00 PM

Followed by a wine and cheese reception.

 

23 November

Professor Darien Totten

Department of History and Classical Studies, McGill University (History)

"Living Among the Roman Ruins: the Medieval Villages of Salapia and Villamagna"

This event will be held in Arts 160; it will begin at 4:00 PM

Followed by a wine and cheese reception.