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Rhythms in the Middle Ages

Jean-Claude Schmitt, EHESS, Paris

March 15, 2018 · 4:30 pm6:00 pm EDT · East Pyne 010

Program in Medieval Studies and Eberhard L. Faber 1915 Memorial Fund in the Humanities Council

Rhythms have been a crucial question of social sciences and philosophy since the 19th century, but historians have generally ignored it. The lecture, based on the Jean-Claude Schmitt’s recent book, aims to demonstrate the benefit of this notion for the precise analysis and understanding of medieval society and culture.

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