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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

Winter 2019 Program

16 January

Cecily Hilsdale

Department of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill

"Votive Insignia across the Medieval Mediterranean"

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

Followed by a wine and cheese reception

20 February

Annual Rare Books Workshop

Patrick Outhwaite

Department of English, McGill

"Manuscript Interventions: Glossing and Expunging in the Osler Collection"

This event will be held in Rare Books and Special Collections, 4th fl. McLennan Library; it will begin at 5:00 PM

27 February

Anna Peterson

Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto

"Rooting Out Bad Apples: Accountability and the Genesis of the Church's Response to Corruption in Hospitals and Leprosaria"

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

Followed by a wine and cheese reception

15 March

Winter Visiting Lecture

Steven Bednarski

Department of History, University of Waterloo

"Environments of Change: Digitizing Nature, History, and Human Experience in Late Medieval Sussex"

This event will be held in Arts 160; it will begin at 4:30 PM

Sponsored by the Mellon Foundation

Followed by a wine and cheese reception