Events

The Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University highlights here events of interest to the local medievalist community.

Monday, Feb. 24

Image of a sixteenth-century depiction of a morisca.Ernst Breisach Faculty Research Colloquium
Sponsored by the Department of History

"The Dialectics of the Morisco 'Problem' in the Archive and in Golden Age Spanish Drama"

Natalio Ohanna

Department of Spanish, WMU

Monday, Feb. 24
12 noon
Friedmann 2302

Flier

Monday, March 9

Image if a pair of wrestlers.Ernst Breisach Faculty Research Colloquium
Sponsored by the Department of History

"Wrestlers' Speech and Islamic Homo-Sociality in a Sixteenth-Century Iranian Romance"

Nathan Tabor

Department of History, WMU

Monday, March 9
12 noon
Friedmann 2302

Flier

Monday, March 23

Image of the statue of Leif Erikson in front of the Minnesota state capitolErnst Breisach Faculty Research Colloquium
Sponsored by the Department of History

"Scandinavian Settlement and Minnesota Medievalism"

Jana K. Schulman

Medieval Institute, WMU

Monday, March 23
12 noon
Friedmann 2302

Flier

Monday, April 6

Lecture
Sponsored by the Goliardic Society

Sara Ritchey
University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Monday, April 6
5 p.m.
Venue TBD