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Symposium on Exploring the Newberry's Resources: Medieval and Renaissance Studies

The Newberry Library

The Newberry Library

Friday, April 24, 1992
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Medieval Studies Program
Early Modern Studies Program

This symposium provided both a broad overview of the Newberry Library Special Collections and a detailed exposition of the library’s strengths in medieval and Renaissance materials.


Sponsored by the University of Chicago, Northwestern University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Introduction and welcome


Charles Cullen, President, The Newberry Library (now emeritus)
Mary Beth Rose, Center for Renaissance Studies (now at University of Illinois at Chicago)
Peggy McCracken, Center for Renaissance Studies (now at University of Michigan)


Pre-1500 Manuscripts: New Acquisitions


Paul Saenger, The Newberry Library


Arthuriana


Ruth Hamilton, The Newberry Library


European History at the Newberry


John Tedeschi, University of Wisconsin-Madison (now emeritus)


Music Performance and Music History


Mary Springfels, The Newberry Consort


Medieval and Renaissance Maps at the Newberry


Robert Karrow, The Newberry Library (now emeritus)


Printing History in the History of Culture


Paul F. Gehl, The Newberry Library


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