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Candlemas Semester 2016-17

All sessions on a Wednesday at 5.15 pm in the New Seminar Room, unless otherwise indicated.

25 January
Timothy Owens – “Inconsistencies in Philippe de Mézières’ narratives of the Alexandria Crusade, 1365”

1 February
Sarah Greer“Sophia the Proud? Gender and Imperial Identity in the Gandersheim Conflict”

8 February
Lydia Hayes – “Who was Mary Magdalene? Asking an unanswered mediæval question in the modern day”

15 February
Kosuke Nakada – “The Apostles Peter and Paul in Armenia: Transfer of Christian Material Culture in the Tenth-Century Byzantine World”

22 February
Saif Beg – “Religious Conversion and the Chagatai Khanate: A view from the Tarikh-I-Rashidi”

1 March
Rory MacLellan“A Knight for all seasons: changing visions of the military order, c.1120-1892”

8 March
Philip Riding “The Rise and Fall of a Syrian Lordship: Sahyun under the Banu Khumartakin – 1188-1271”

29 March
Ingrid Fagrnes Ivarsen“The laws and coronation promises of King Edgar”

31 March (Friday)
Spring Party

5 April
M.Litt. Presentations

12 April
M.Litt. Presentations

19 April
Dr Daniel Spencer“The Development of Gunpowder Weapons in Late Medieval England” – RHS Seminar

26 April
Will Eves“Text and Reality: Interpreting Bracton with Plea Roll Evidence”

3 May
Movie Night