Trinity 2015

A MIMSS one-day colloquium
Magdalen College, Oxford
Friday, 12 June 2015

Chair: Professor Jeremy Lawrance (University of Nottingham)

15.00-15.30: Professor Pedro Manuel Cátedra (Magdalen College, Oxford & Universidad de Salamanca). Ruptura de autoridad: de los textos sobre a los textos para la mujer.
15.30-16.00: Professor Rebeca Sanmartín Bastida (Universidad Complutense, Madrid). Readings on Visionary Women: A Case Study, the II Duke of Alba´s Library.
16.00-16.30: Professor Marías Morrás (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona). Alone of All Her Sex, on Earth as It Is in Heaven: The Virgin Mary as Model of Queenship.

16.30-17.00: Coffee Break

17.00-18.00: Colloquium Roundtable: Court and Convent as Spaces of Creation.

Organised by MIMSS (Magdalen Iberian Medieval Studies Seminar) and the Research Project La construcción de la santidad femenina y el discurso visionario (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

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Noel Blanco Mourelle

(Columbia University)

New Instruments: Early Modern Lullism and the Teaching of Grammar
Session of MIMSS, Friday 8 May 2015
Lecture Room A, Magdalen College, 5.00pm

Hilary 2015

Colloquium on Hispanic Texts and Manuscripts

Summer Common Room
Magdalen College, Oxford
Friday 30 January 2015 from 3.00pm

Tea and Coffee will be available from 2.45

3.00-3.40: Dr Barry Taylor (The British Library):

 Vincent of Beauvais and Alfonso X

3.40-4.20: Professor Anthony Lappin (Maynooth/SCAS Uppsala):

 The strata of annotations to the «Alchoran latinus» of 1143 and its publication from Cluny

4.20-4.50: Break

4.50-5.30: Dr Juan Carlos Conde (Oxford): 

    Lost and Found: the fifteenth-century manuscript of João I of Portugal’s «Livro da Montaria»

5.30-6.15: Professor Jeremy Lawrance (Nottingham):

Philip II and the editing of the Gothic Fathers (title to be confirmed)

6.15-6.30: Professor David Hook (Oxford):

Pentrials: Towards a Taxonomy of a Genre?


 Dr Déborah González

(Universidade de Santiago de Compostela)

 Emoción y enfermedad en las «Cantigas de Santa María»

Session of MIMSS, Friday 13 February 2015
Old Practice Room, Magdalen College, 5.00pm

(Tea and Coffee will be served from 4.30pm)


Professor Rosanna Cantavella

(Universitat de València)

Sex education in a medieval handbook on seduction: the «Facetus» 
and its Catalan translation
Session of MIMSS, Friday 20 February 2015
Summer Common Room, Magdalen College, 5.00pm

(Tea and Coffee will be served from 4.30pm)