Lecture Series: Medieval Crossover: Reading the Secular Against the Sacred


Location: Hesburgh Library, Carey Auditorium

Barbara Newman, John Evans Professor of Latin, Northwestern University

Newman specializes in English, religion, and classics.

This event is part of the 2011 Conway Lectures sponsored by the Medieval Institute. See below for a full list of lectures. All events will take place at 5:00 p.m. in Hesburgh Library’s Carey Auditorium.

September 8, 2011—“Double-coding: Knights of Arthur, Knights of Christ”
September 13, 2011—“Parody: The Dispute Between God and His Mother”
September 15, 2011—“Convergence: René of Anjou and the Heart’s Two Quests”