Jocelyn Wogan-Browne (Fordham University)
This calendar lists all Institute events, including meetings of the Interdisciplinary Research Seminar, and lectures of interest to fellows, staff, and visitors at the Institute. It includes, where possible, events sponsored by the Centre for Medieval Studies (CMS), the Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies (CRRS), and St Michael’s College (USMC). All dates and times are accurate at time of posting. For further information on Institute events, please contact Jonathan Clemens, Institute secretary (phone 416 926 7142).
The University of Toronto maintains a comprehensive listing of local events. Visitors to the Institute may also wish to consult the calendars posted on the Faculty of Music, the Department of Fine Art, and Hart House websites. To locate venues and individual buildings use the map of the St George Campus.
The 2016 Etienne Gilson Lecture: “Approved Women”: Birgitta of Sweden and the Politics of Late Medieval English Spirituality
Vincent Gillespie (University of Oxford)
Roberta Gilchrist (University of Reading)
Lecture: “Keeping Up with the Neighbours? Wales and Brittany and Their Saints after the Norman Conquest”
Caroline Brett (University of Cambridge)
Encore Presentation: “'Many things newly composed for the Church': Walahfrid Strabo († 849) and Notker Balbulus († 912) between Biblical Tradition and Poetical Innovation”
Felix Heinzer (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)
Marianne Ailes (University of Bristol)
Justin Kroesen (University of Bergen)
CMS, CUA, PIMS
'In great austerity, in perfect humility, and with admirable patience'
Ella Shohat (New York University)