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

The Newberry Library
The Newberry Library
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Other Renaissance Programs
Friday, April 24, 1992

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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