The Network for Medieval Arts & Rituals is celebrating a year of NetMAR Blog! The…
Live on the internet, May 09-14, 2022.
216* Thursday, May 12, 9:00 a.m. EDT
Medieval Arts and Rituals
Organizer: Stavroula Constantinou, Centre for Medieval Arts and Rituals, Univ. of Cyprus
Presider: Stavroula Constantinou
The aim of the workshop is to investigate how hope functioned in premodern societies, paying attention to how hope and futurity are structured in life strategies and how they are performed in the contexts of different cultural scripts.
Keynote Speakers: Stavroula Constantinou (University of Cyprus) & Jenni Kuuliala (Tampere University). Please submit the title of your presentation and a short abstract of ca. 300-500 words with a description of the theme, methodology, main questions, and sources by May 20, 2022.
You are invited to a guest lecture at UNI BA on “Heritage and Diversity” by Prof Dr Sophia Labadi, University of Kent, UK. The lecture’s title is: CAN HERITAGE EVER BE DIVERSE?
Thursday, 28 April 2022, 18:00 c.t. (CEST). The lecture is in English and can be attended online via Zoom.
On Wednesday, March 9, 2022, the division of Greek and Latin Language and Literature of the Academy of Athens held the 6th lecture of the second cycle of LOGO-DIMIA. Watch here, the lecture by CeMAR Director, Assoc. Prof. S. Constantinou, entitled: “Milky Breasts A socio-ideological approach to the breastfeeding woman in antiquity and Byzantium”
CML is happy to present the programme for the online seminars in spring 2022. This spring the seminars will be the three keynotes at the conference Scale(s) of Literary History – Europe c. 500-1500 taking place in Rome. All are welcome to register for the online seminars and join these three exciting talks online via Zoom. To register please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
The annual lecture series of the Bamberg Center for Medieval Studies (ZeMas) invites again to ten exciting interdisciplinary lectures that approach a medieval subject from a historical, philological, archaeological, and art historical perspective. This year’s lecture series are dedicated to Iberian cultures of the Middle Ages and start on 02 May 2022 with a lecture on “Álvaro de Luna (1388/90-1453) and his role at the court of John II of Castile” (Klaus van Eickels, University of Bamberg). All lectures will be held in German.
The #NetMAR Reading Group will be meeting again (online) this coming Thursday 24 March, from 4-6pm CET. The Reading Group, organised by our partners at the Centre for Medieval Literature runs under the theme of ‘#Arts & #Rituals in the #Middle #Ages and Beyond’.
This week we’ll be looking at T. S. Eliot, Murder in the Cathedral (London, 1935)! Join us here!
Mar 28, 2022 01:00 PM in London
With escalating Article Processing Charges (APCs) under the Gold Open Access Model, attention has been turning to the Diamond Model, where scientific articles are not subject to APCs. Join a one-hour webinar, where an expert panel will explain and discuss these latest developments in Open Access publishing and what it means for researchers, research-intensive institutions, learned societies, libraries and other publishers.
March 29-30, 2022, Hamburg, Germany. NetMAR’s coordinator, Assoc. Professor Stavroula Constantinou (UCY), will be presenting on March 30th, at 15:00, on “Female agency in religious space: Mothers and infants in early Byzantine miracle tales”.