History Department
History Department

Medieval Bibles: Studies in Word and Image (symposium)

Tue, March 4, 2008 | Prothro Theater, Harry Ransom Center (HRC)--21st and Guadalupe

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Prof. CELIA CHAZELLE, College of New Jersey, will speak about “Bede and Fundamentalism.” Prof. LILA YAWN, John Cabot University, Cornell University in Rome, American University in Rome, will speak about “When Two Become One: Merging the Creation Stories in Medieval Italian Art.” Prof. KATHERINE TACHAU, University of Iowa, will speak about “The Bibles Moralisées in Thirteenth-Century Paris.”

UT Austin faculty that will lead the comment part of the program are: Prof. Dan Birkholz, Dept. of English; Dr. Sidney Tibbetts, Harry Ransom Center; and Prof. Joan Holladay, Dept. of Art and Art History.

Event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited.

Sponsored by: Dept. of History; Institute for the Study of Antiquity and Christian Origins; Depts. of Religious Studies, Art and Art History, English, French and Italian; Medieval Studies

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