Other 2020-2021 MedRen Events at OSU
October 3, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
October 30, 2:20 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Lecture: "On Sainthood, Savagery and the Afro-American [National] Imaginary: El caso Chicaba" - Jerome Branche (University of Pittsburgh)
Presented by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese
November 18, 4:00 p.m.
Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association Professional Development Series: Critical Race Theory Workshop
Zoom - contact email@example.com for additional info
Presented by the Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association
November 19, 1:00 p.m.
Forum: "Race in Early Modernity"
Presented by the Department of English's Diversity and Inclusion Committee and the Global Arts and Humanities Discovery Theme
January 27, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Polish Studies Initiative Lecture: "Life and Death in Medieval Giecz, Poland" - Mandy Agnew (Associate Professor, Injury Biomechanics Research Center, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, College of Medicine)
Presented by the Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) in the Center for Slavic and East European Studies
February 5, 3:00 p.m. (1st Session)
“The Global Mediterranean” - The Mediterranean Seminar Winter/Spring 2021 Workshop (February-April; remote)
“The Global Mediterranean” - The Mediterranean Seminar Winter/Spring 2021 workshop, sponsored by The Ohio State University, and organized by Harry Kashdan (OSU), Brian Catlos (CU Boulder) and Sharon Kinoshita (UCSC), will take place via Zoom from February through April 2021. The workshop features works-in-progress by: Marcus Ziemann, (Classics, The Ohio State), Padraic Rohan (History, Stanford University), and John J. Curry (History, U of Nevada-Las Vegas); and two round tables: “Area Studies: Global Mediterranean/Global Middle Ages: Eurocentric or Revisionist?” and “Circulation: Is it Anachronistic to Frame Mediterranean Circulation as Global?.” Registration is required.
February 19, 4:00 p.m.
Lecture on: "A Sacred Capital for the Empire: Tibetan Buddhism in Qing’s Mukden"- Nianshen Song, University of Maryland
March 6, 9:00 a.m.
EMPHASIS seminar-- Sophie Page (University College London): “Nature and Magic in the Late
March 6, 10:00 a.m.
Princeton Medieval Studies Graduate Conference: “Reclaiming Losses: Recovery, Reconquest, and Restoration in the Middle Ages”
March 11, 5:30 p.m.
Harry Ransom Center Pforzheimer Lecture (held virtually): Herbals "Grete" and Small: Commodifying Botany in Early Modern England with Sarah Neville
March 12, 12:00 p.m.
Project Narrative Core Faculty Lecture: "From Margaret the Dragon Slayer to Margery Kempe: Narrating Women's Lives in 15th–Century England" with Karen Winstead
March 17, 1:00 p.m.
Society for Renaissance Studies: “The Turkish Vanities”-- Early Modern English Negotiations of Islam
March 18, 8:30 a.m.
20th Vagantes Virtual Conference on Medieval Studies
March 29, 8:00 a.m.
Zurich Early Modern Online Resources Seminar (ZEMORS): promoting digital resources for early modern English studies
The International John Bunyan Society (held virtually): Glorious Sounds: Exploring the Soundscapes of British Nonconformity: 1550-1800