History of the Book Lecture: Julia Walworth

Julia Walworth, Merton College, University of Oxford
Julia Walworth, Merton College, University of Oxford
Becoming a Knight: Visual Evidence in Medieval Books
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
History of the Book Program
Wednesday, March 28, 2012

5:30 pm

Julia Walworth, Merton College, University of Oxford

The medieval knight is not usually associated with book culture, yet contemporary manuscripts contain imagery that offers fruitful insights into the secular and ecclesiastical dimensions of chivalric ritual.

A reception will follow the lecture.

This program is free and open to the public, but registration in advance is required. Register online here.

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Learn more about the Center for Renaissance Studies’ History of the Book Lectures.