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Candlemas Semester 2017 – 2018

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

September 20th
Dr Michael French – A welcome to Postgraduate Life

September 27th
Ethan Birney – Was Abbot Walter an Angevin Supporter: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Thesis

October 4th
Dr Kenneth Goudie – ‘Syrian’ Doctrine of Jihad? Scholarly Migration and Jihad in the Eighth Century

October 11th
Piotr Potocki – In Search of Community Identity: Victorian Catholicism and Scotland’s Medieval Past.

October 18th
Kosuke Nakada – ‘God Save the Emperor’: Roman-Armenian Relations in Book Two of Uxtanes, The History of Armenians

November 1st
Fran Murray – Beyond Ritual: Royal Weeping in the Ottonian Reich

November 8th
Sarah White – Thomas the Wolf v. Richard of Abingdon (c.1292-94): A Case Study on Arguments Based in Written Law

November 15th
Alastair Ayton – The Lord Edward’s Lesson in Lordship, 1254-1258

November 22nd
Jiiazhu Hu – Petitions from the Cinque Ports in the fourteenth century

November 29th
Timothy Owens – Philippe de Mezieres and fourth-century crusade strategy