Weekend Workshop in Spanish Paleography

Newberry Ayer MS 1801, map 1: lands in the Tultepec and Jaltocan regions adjacent to the Hacienda de Santa Ines, Mexico, 1569. Click to enlarge.

Newberry Ayer MS 1801, map 1: lands in the Tultepec and Jaltocan regions adjacent to the Hacienda de Santa Ines, Mexico, 1569. Click to enlarge.

Friday, February 27, 2015Saturday, February 28, 2015

9 am to 5 pm Friday; 9 am to 3:30 pm Saturday

Directed by Carla Rahn Phillips, Emerita, University of Minnesota
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Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Mellon Summer Institutes in Vernacular Paleography

This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to reading and transcribing documents written in Spain and Spanish America from the late fifteenth to the early eighteenth centuries. Although the course sessions will be taught primarily in English, all of the documents will be in Spanish.

About the institute’s director: Carla Rahn Phillips, Emerita, University of Minnesota.

Supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Learn more about the Center for Renaissance Studies’ Mellon Summer Institutes in Vernacular Paleography, and check out our list of paleography resources for Latin, English, French, Italian, and Spanish. Supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Faculty and graduate students of Center for Renaissance Studies consortium institutions may be eligible to apply for travel funds to attend CRS programs or to do research at the Newberry. Each member university sets its own policies and deadlines; contact your Representative Council member in advance for details.