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Index of Medieval Art Conference: Looking at Language

Sat, 11/12 · 8:00 am5:00 pm EST · TBA

The Index of Medieval Art

Please save the date for the next Index of Medieval Art conference, “Looking at Language,” on November 12, 2022. Assuming no major changes in university or government pandemic protocols, the conference will be hosted in person as well as live-streamed. It will feature eight medievalist scholars, in a wide range of specializations, who will address the many relationships between language and works of art, including the literal use and/or representation of language in creating a work; the linguistic traditions that surrounded its creation and reception, and the language now used to analyze and understand it.

Speakers will include:

Ludovico Geymonat, Louisiana State University
Margaret Graves, Indiana University
Ruba Kana’an, University of Toronto
Sean Leatherbury, University College, Dublin
Sarit Shalev-Eyni , Hebrew University
Kathryn Starkey, Stanford University
Ben Tilghman, Washington College
Warren Woodfin, Queens College CUNY

The conference schedule, location details, and live stream registration link will be posted on the Index of Medieval Art website in September. Please direct questions to fionab@princeton.edu. More information can be found on the Index of Medieval Art website.

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