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Postgraduate Seminars

All sessions will be held on Wednesday sat 5.15 pm in the New Seminar Room in St John’s House and on Microsoft Teams. Rooms open at 5.15 pm (GMT), papers start at 5.30.




Week 5, 16th February

Marc Czarnuszewicz

Medicine in Early Islamic Sistan: From Aphrodisiacs to Hospitals


Week 6, 2nd March

Matt Edholm

The Manuscript Context for Penitentials and Pastoral Care in Carolingian Europe


Week 7, 9th March

Rosalie Bernheim

Menstruation in Medieval Judaism


Week 8, 16th March

Lili Scott Lintott

“Debased by a certain female softness”: Gender and Consolation in Two Letters of Peter of Blois


Week 9, 23rd March

Cameron Houston

Gesta and Politics after the end of the Carolingian Empire


Week 10, 30 March

Cinnamon Ducasse

Heresy, Orthodoxy, and Property in the ‘Age of Justinian’ – The Twelfth Century Perspective


Week 11, 6 April

Irina Mattioli

From the Treatise to the Stable – Equine Medicine in the Thirteenth Century





Click here to see our postgraduate seminar schedule for 2020-21.