The Annual CEMERS  Workshop Lecture Series and Calendar of Events: Spring 2017


Tuesday, February 28, 4:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Peter Cocozzella: Professor Emeritus of Romance Languages, Binghamton University

“Performable Monologue: Profiling the Unconventional Theatre of Joan Roís de Corella, Valencian Writer of the Fifteenth Century”


Wednesday, March 1, 12:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Giovanna Montenegro: Assistant Professor of Comparative Literature and Spanish, Binghamton University

“German Bankers and the Conquest of Venezuela: Cultural Memory of ‘Heretic’ Capital and Colonization”


Wednesday, March 15, 4:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Eric Rebillard: Professor of Classics and History, Cornell University

“Collecting Narratives About the Ancient Christian Martyrs from Eusebius (4th Century) to Ruinart (19th Century) and Today”


Friday, March 17

Bus Trip to New York. Visit to the Cloisters and the Islamic Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art


Wednesday, March 29, 12:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Meg Leja: Assistant Professor of History, Binghamton University

“Penance as Medicine: Intersecting Genres in Early Medieval Thought”


Tuesday, April 4, 4:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Kathleen Kennedy: Associate Professor of English, Penn State Brandywine

“Translating the Mediterranean”


Wednesday, April 5, 12:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Bridget Whearty: Assistant Professor of English and Medieval & Renaissance Studies, Binghamton University

“Necromancing the Archive”


Wednesday, April 26, 5:15 p.m. at the University Art Museum 

Co-sponsored with the Art History Department
Laura Weigert: Associate Professor of Art History, Rutgers University

“Vibrant Bodies in Late Medieval Performance: Paint, Flesh, and Metal”


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Last Updated: 2/6/17