News and events
Follow this page to keep up to date with our programme of visiting speakers and our summer symposium.
These include an annual 'themed' programme of visiting speakers; a summer symposium, and a special series of public lectures on medieval art and architecture with guided visits to sites of special interest.
GCMS Seminars Autumn 2019
Convenor: Rebecca Rist
|11 October, 4:30 pm, Edith Morley 124||'Queen Sybil of Jerusalem and the Third Crusade' - Helen Nicholson (University of Cardiff)|
|14 November, 6:30 pm, Van Emden LT||Stenton Lecture - 'Reconsidering the Question of Pagan Survivals in the Christian Middle Ages' - Ronald Hutton (University of Bristol). The lecture will be preceded by a colloquium in the afternoon- more details to follow.|
|28 November, 4:30 pm, Edith Morley 124||'The late Byzantine aristocracy and the mystery of the Perivleptos' - Jonathan Harris (Royal Holloway, University of London)|
|12 December, 4:30 pm, Edith Morley 124||'Odd men out? The Turks in twelfth-century Syria' - Carole Hillenbrand (University of Edinburgh)|