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Thursday, September 21, 2017, 5:30pm, UNC MEMS Dorothy Ford Wiley Crossroads Lecture
Dey Hall 305, UNC campus
Karla Mallette, University of Michigan
"Fortune, Hazard, Risk: Accounting for Contingency in the Premodern Mediterranean" [more]

Friday, September 22, 2017, 12:30pm, UNC MEMS Dorothy Ford Wiley New Book Colloquium
Donovan Lounge, 2nd floor of Greenlaw Hall, UNC campus
Karla Mallette (Univ. of Michigan) and Shayne Legassie (UNC Chapel Hill)
"Discussion of Shayne Legassie, The Medieval Invention of Travel" [more]

Friday, September 22, 2017, 4:30pm, Duke Medieval and Renaissance Studies Lecture
Carpenter Room, 249 Rubenstein Library, west campus
Maura Nolan, UC Berkeley
"Illusion and Aspect in the Construction of the Face: Chaucerian Individuals, Chaucerian Types" [more]

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 3:30pm, UNC MEMS Dorothy Ford Wiley Dissertation Workshop
TBD
Azfar Moin (UT Austin) and UNC doctoral student Patrick D'Silva
"TBD" [more]

























READ THE DUKE TODAY SPOTLIGHT ON MEDIEVAL & RENAISSANCE STUDIES



A JOE AND NANCY MYSTERY: THE BOOK WITH FLAPS


Watch this short movie made by gradua ate students in the Program for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, in which graduate student detectives, Joe and Nancy, solve the case of the missing Renaissance anatomical flap book.


GREAT HOUSES MAKE NOT MEN HOLY:
MENDICANT ARCHITECTURE IN MEDIEVAL OXFORD


A video written and produced by Jim Knowles and Michal Koszycki
Watch on YouTube!