The “Symposium for the Study of Kabbalistic Literature: The Kabbalah in Girona,” co-sponsored by the Dept. of Jewish Thought, will celebrate the 70th anniversary of Gershom Scholem's path-breaking book, The Beginning of Kabbalah: 1150–1250 (in Hebrew, 1948), which gave rise to his monumental studies on the origins of the Kabbalah.
University of Huddersfield, 27-28 June 2018: In association with the Institute of Musical Research
The REMOSS study group will be holding their fourth annual conference at the University of Edinburgh on June 15-16. The REMOSS study group will hold its fourth annual conference at the University of Edinburgh on 15-16 June 2018. REMOSS’s previous activities have been largely focussed on the use of early music in stage and screen contexts; this conference hopes to widen that perspective turning its focus towards ‘medievalism’ as a methodological and aesthetic lens through which to further interrogate those themes.
Splendid Encounters VII
Conflict and peacemaking in diplomacy, 1300-1800
27th-28th September 2018
Palace of the Grand Dukes of Lithuania, Vilnius
Presentation and goals
We are pleased to announce that the call for papers for the interdisciplinary workshop «Medieval Women and the Arts. Literacy, Education, and Visual Culture» has been opened. This event is conceived as a place of discussion and exchange for scholars, researchers, and postgraduate students who consecrate their work to the field of social, cultural, and intellectual history of women.
An international conference organised and funded by the Leverhulme Trust research project Inner Lives: Emotions, Identity, and the Supernatural, 1300–1900 (https://innerlives.org), with generous additional financial support from the University of East Anglia, the University of Hertfordshire, and University College London.
The Institute for Saint Anselm Studies is accepting applications for the 2018 John and Judy Paul Summer Research Grant, which is offered to doctoral candidates and those who recently completely doctoral studies (within last four years) working on some area of Anselm studies. The Institute provides the recipient with an opportunity to do research for a week in the extensive O’Rourke Saint Anselm Collection at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire.