Main menu

People, Places and Possessions, 1350-1550

Bodleian Douce 366
Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 9:00am
Radcliffe Humanities Building, Woodstock Road OX26GG

This interdisciplinary one-day symposium will bring together scholars from across the humanities, whose research engages with the materiality of the medieval world. Our aim in organising this symposium is to provide a forum in which speakers and participants can both reflect upon and anticipate new avenues for materiality studies, specifically with reference to the late medieval period (c.1350-1550).

 

Keynote speaker: Dr. Felicity Heal (Jesus College, Oxford), ‘The Great Household: Material, Spatial and Social Change in England, 1400-1550.’

 

The day will end with a round table and closing remarks on the future directions for medieval materiality studies, and a wine reception.

 

Click here to view the programme for the day.

 

Click here to register.

2015.

 

Image from The Ormesby Psalter, fol. 131r. @Bodleian Libraries, 2015

Audience: 
Open to all