Edinburgh Seminar in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
The Centre hosts seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all. Forthcoming and recent events are listed on this page.
Time and location
Please check start times and venues in the information below, as it does change.
|Tuesday 8 Oct||Eduardo Manzano Moreno (St Andrews)||
'The global Middle Ages: Some ideas and a way forward'
|5:30pm, G.06, 50 George Square|
|Tuesday 5 Nov||Marcus Milwright (Victoria)||
‘The shock of the new? Writing and the propagation of religious ideology in early Islam’
|6pm, G.06, 50 George Square|
|Tuesday 19 Nov||Robert Moore (Newcastle)||'The eleventh century in world history||6pm, G.06, 50 George Square|
Tuesday 26 Nov
Allen Grieco (Villa I Tatti, Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies)
|‘Consuming Renaissance wines: colours, taste and medical theories’||
6pm, LG.08, David Hume Tower
|Wednesday 11 Dec||
Patricia Ebrey (Washington)
Anna Shields (Princeton)
'The Resilience of Chinese Empires: How the Song Survived the Jurchen Invasion'
3:10–6:30pm, Meadows Lecture Theatre
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If you have any questions, please contact the seminar series organiser, Niels Gaul.