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Other 2020-2021 MedRen Events at OSU

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October 2020

October 3, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association Symposium: "Discipline and Interdisciplinarity"
Zoom
Presented by the Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association

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)
Zoom
Presented by the Department of Spanish and Portuguese

 

November 2020

November 18, 4:00 p.m.

Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association Professional Development Series: Critical Race Theory Workshop
Zoom - contact mrgsaosu@gmail.com for additional info
Presented by the Medieval and Renaissance Graduate Student Association

November 19, 1:00 p.m.

Forum: "Race in Early Modernity"
Zoom
Presented by the Department of English's Diversity and Inclusion Committee and the Global Arts and Humanities Discovery Theme

 

December 2020

 

January 2021

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)
Zoom
Presented by the Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) in the Center for Slavic and East European Studies 

 

February 2021

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.

More information (and registration link) can be found here!


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

More information (and registration link) can be found here!


March 2021

March 6, 9:00 a.m.

EMPHASIS seminar-- Sophie Page (University College London): “Nature and Magic in the Late
Middle Ages.”

More information (and registration link) can be found here!

March 6, 10:00 a.m.

 Princeton Medieval Studies Graduate Conference: “Reclaiming Losses: Recovery, Reconquest, and Restoration in the Middle Ages” 

More information (and registration link) can be found here!

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

More information can be found here!

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

More information (and Zoom link) can be found here!

March 17, 1:00 p.m.

Society for Renaissance Studies: “The Turkish Vanities”-- Early Modern English Negotiations of Islam

More information (and registration link) can be found here!

March 18, 8:30 a.m.

20th Vagantes Virtual Conference on Medieval Studies

More information (and registration link) can be found here!

March 29, 8:00 a.m.

Zurich Early Modern Online Resources Seminar (ZEMORS): promoting digital resources for early modern English studies

More information (and Zoom link) can be found here!

April 2021

April 14-15

The International John Bunyan Society (held virtually): Glorious Sounds: Exploring the Soundscapes of British Nonconformity: 1550-1800

More information (and registration link) can be found here!

May 2021