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Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places - OU Workshop

  • Dreyfus Room Birkbeck, University of London 28 Russell Square WC1B 5DQ (map)

Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places
OU workshop 24 February 2017
Dreyfus Room, Birkbeck, University of London, 28 Russell Square, WC1B 5DQ
Lunch will be provided

11am-1115 Introductory remarks
Leah Clark and Helen Coffey, The Open University

1115-1145 Fireworks and Fornication in Padua’s Roman Arena, c.1300-1600
Laura Jacobus, Birkbeck

1145-1215 Meta-theatrical selling and healing spaces: the Passion Play Merchant Scene
Peg Katritzky, The Open University

1215-1245 Giuliano Guizzelmi and the Holy Places of Prato
Robert Maniura, Birkbeck

1245-1315 Bells in the Medieval Cityscape
Caroline Goodson, Birkbeck

1315-1415: lunch

1415-1445 Books do Make a Room: Defining the Role of Books as Objects Around the Early Modern Elite Home
Susie West, The Open University

1445-1515 The Studiolo as a Sociable Space: Collecting Practices in the Italian Courts
Leah Clark, The Open University

1515-1615 Music and Civic Space in the Habsburg Empire c.1500
Helen Coffey, The Open University

1615-1645 Discussion – future collaborations and events.

Please contact Helen Coffey helen.coffey@open.ac.uk if you would like to take part.