Academic Events

Byzantine Greek Reading Group

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Location: Medieval Institute Seminar Room B (715N Hesburgh Library)

A group meets weekly to read Byzantine Greek texts selected according to the interests of the group. All are invited to attend.

For more details, contact Joshua Robinson.…

Maureen Boulton Lecture

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Location: Medieval Institute Reading Room (715 Hesburgh Library)

“Devotion at the Courts of Paris, Burgundy, Bourbon, and Anjou: An Overview in Manuscripts”

Professor Maureen Boulton (ND, Romance Languages) will deliver a lecture. A short reception will follow.

Prof. Boulton studies medieval French literature, particularly the relation between narrative and lyric poetry and also religious literature. She has edited two fourteenth-century texts, the Old French Evangile de l’Enfance

Latin Exam

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Location: Medieval Institute Reading Room (715 Hesburgh Library)

The Latin Exam will be administered on Saturday, December 6, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Medieval Institute Reading Room (715 Hesburgh Library). The examination normally consists of three “unseen” passages, and may include both prose and verse selections. Students may use a dictionary (paper copies only) to prepare their translations of two of the three passages. The examination is set and graded by a faculty committee. Details about the Latin Exam

Byzantine Greek Reading Group

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Location: Medieval Institute Seminar Room B (715N Hesburgh Library)

A group meets weekly to read Byzantine Greek texts selected according to the interests of the group. All are invited to attend.

For more details, contact Joshua Robinson.…

Federico Gallo Lecture #1

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Location: Medieval Institute Reading Room (715 Hesburgh Library)

History of Libraries Lecture Series

Father Federico Gallo, director of the program in Greek and Latin Studies at the Accademia Ambrosiana (Milan), will visit Notre Dame in January 2015. He will deliver three public lectures (January 15, 21, and 28) on the history of several major Italian medieval library collections. His visit is sponsored by the Ph.D. in Literature Program, the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, and the Medieval Institute.…