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The Annual CEMERS  Workshop Lecture Series and Calendar of Events: Fall 2018


Wednesday, August 29, 3:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Maria Tymoczko, Professor of Comparative Literature, University of Massachusetts Amherst

"Translation Practices from the Preliterate Past in Medieval Vernacular Translations"


Wednesday, September 5, 3:00-5:00 p.m. in LN 1106

CEMERS Fall Reception


Wednesday, September 12, 3:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Nancy Um, Professor of Art History, Binghamton University

"Imam al-Mutawakkil's Box: Aromatic Gifts around the Late-Seventeenth and Early-Eighteenth Century Indian Ocean"


Wednesday, September 26, 3:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Stephen Nichols, Professor Emeritus of German and Romance Languages and Literature, Johns Hopkins University

"Translating Castration from St. Augustine to Jean de Meun"


Friday/Saturday, October 19/20, University Downtown Center (UDC)

CEMERS Conference

"Medieval Unfreedoms: Slavery, Servitude, and Trafficking in Humans before the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade"


Wednesday, October 24, 3:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Albert Lloret, Associate Professor of Spanish and Catalan, University of Massachusetts Amherst

"Medieval Lyric for Renaissance and Baroque Readers"


Thursday, November 8, 5:30 p.m. in AC B33 (Presidents Reception Room)

***28th Annual Bernardo Lecture***

Carol Lansing, Professor of History, University of California Santa Barbara

"Forgotten Models: The Lost Worlds of Medieval Rome and its Region"


Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 p.m. in LN 1106

Dorothy Kim, Assistant Professor of English, Vassar College

"Going Against the Grain: Cosmopolitan, Vernacular, Race, and Translatio Studii et Empirii"


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