Stephen J. Molvarec and Barbara Newman

Barbara Newman, Northwestern University

Barbara Newman, Northwestern University

Saturday, November 12, 2011

1-4 pm


Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Medieval Intellectual History Seminar

“The Passion of the Jews of Prague: The Pogrom of 1389 and the Lessons of a Medieval Parody”

Barbara Newman, Northwestern University

“Berengar of Poitiers, William of St.-Thierry, and Critique of the Carthusian propositum in the Mid-Twelfth Century”

Stephen J. Molvarec, University of Notre Dame

Both presentations will be followed by a time for informal questions and discussion. Prof. Dyan Elliott, Northwestern University, will lead the seminar.

This program is free and open to the public; advance registration is NOT required. To be added to the Medieval Intellectual History Seminar email list, write to Raymond Clemens of Illinois State University at

Learn more about the Center for Renaissance Studies’ Medieval Intellectual History Seminar.