(VIRTUAL) Lecture: Dag Nikolaus Hasse (Würzburg), "Andrea Alpago in Damascus: Politics, Medicine and Philosophy around 1517"


Location: By Zoom

Reception of the Venetian Ambassadors in Damascus, 1511Reception of the Venetian Ambassadors in Damascus, 1511 (Anonymous, Oil on Canvas, 201 x 175 cm, Musée du Louvre)

The Medieval Institute presents a lecture by Prof. Dr. Dag Nikolaus Hasse

To join, please register by Tuesday, September 22, 2020, to receive the Zoom link the morning of the lecture.

Please write to medinst@nd.edu with inquiries. 

Prof. Dr. Dag Nikolaus Hasse holds the Chair III: History of Philosophy at the Institute for Philosophy at the Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg in Germany. His research areas include Arabic history of philosophy and science, Arabic influence in Europe, European history of philosophy and science from the 12th to 16th centuries, and Middle Latin literature. His most recent book, Success and Suppression: Arabic Sciences and Philosophy in the Renaissance, published by Harvard University Press in 2016, received the 2018 Sheikh Zayed Book Award.