II curso de iconografía medieval “El valor expositivo de las imágenes en la Edad Media”

El Curso de Extensión Universitaria “Iconografía Bíblica y Oriental II” se centrará durante su segunda edición en el el valor expositivo de las imágenes en la Edad Media. La presente convocatoria, organizada en el Instituto Bíblico y Oriental de León y coordinada por el Instituto de Historia de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (Chile), abordará … Continue reading

Les pratiques de l’écrit dans les abbayes cisterciennes (XIIe-milieu du XVIe s.). Colloque international

Troyes – Abbaye de Clairvaux 28, 29 et 30 octobre 2015 Les pratiques de l’écrit dans les abbayes cisterciennes (XIIe-milieu du XVIe s.). Produire, échanger, contrôler, conserver.     La vitalité des recherches sur l’histoire cistercienne ne s’est pas démentie dans les dernières décennies. Si les travaux portant sur les institutions, l’art, l’architecture ou l’économie n’ont cessé d’enrichir … Continue reading

The Influences of the Dominican Order in the Middle Ages

* Call for Papers * From the modest group of St Dominic and his sixteen followers, the Dominican Order grew rapidly in the first century of its existence, establishing itself across Europe as a learned Order of Preachers.  This interdisciplinary conference will seek to explore the influences of the Dominican Order on all aspects of … Continue reading

42nd Saint Louis Conference on Manuscript Studies

Saint Louis University in St. Louis, 16–17 October 2015 * Call For Papers *  Sessions: (alternate sessions can be suggested) Old Book, New Book: Refurbished Manuscripts in the Middle Ages: Even when they were tailored to the taste of specific patrons, it was understood that manuscripts would outlast their owners: they were future family heirlooms, to … Continue reading

Cartularies in Medieval Europe. Texts and Contexts. Internacional conference.

Lisbon (Portugal), Organized by the Arquivo Nacional da Torre do Tombo and the Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa, 11-12 June 2015.   * Call for Papers * Over the last two decades, cartularies have been seen as an object of study in themselves, not only for the wealth of information they provide or for the … Continue reading