Medieval and Renaissance News


Medieval and Renaissance News


MARS Speaker Series

MARS will host a series of guest speakers throughout the months of March and April.
Dates, locations & details of the presentations can be found below:

1. "Collapse or Progress? Why Norse Greenland Came to an End"
Guest Speaker: Orri Vesteinsson
Professor of Archaeology at the University of Iceland
Friday, March 1st, 2013
Location: Sankey Chamber, 3-5:30 pm

2. "Dramatic Hijinks in the Middle Ages" a Dramatic Presentation from the Medieval Theatre
Guest Speaker: Virginia Reh
Professor, Dramatic Arts
Friday, March 22nd, 2013
Location: ST 105, 3-5:30 pm

3. "With the North Sea at it's Doorstep: A Consideration of the Patronal and Geographic Networks in the Rebuilding of Nidaros Cathedral"
Guest Speaker: Candice Bogdanski
Former MARS Instructor
Friday, April 5th, 2013
Location: Sankey Chamber, 3-5:30 pm

If you require any further information, please contact Claire Umer, MARS Admin Assistant, at ext. 5325.


Experiencing Our Medieval Collections

Students interested in an opportunity to view Brock's medieval manuscripts and hear about the collection from the Head of Special Collections & Archives are invited to meet at 10:30 am, Friday November 2nd, at the Special Collections Reading Room in the Library. Drinks & snacks to follow in the Skybar.

For more information contact Claire Umer at ext. 5325


Faculty Accomplishments

On Wednesday, February 29 BROCK TALKS presents Professor Virginia Reh and her lecture series titled:
"Finding Direction: What does a theatre director actually do?"

Trip to Iceland
The Brock News highlights the MARS Iceland trip

MARS students share their experiences in Iceland
Follow one student's experience through her blog: Sagas and Fjords: One Student's Adventures in Iceland

Congratulations to Professors McDonald and Somerville on the recent 
publication of their book
"The Viking Age: A Reader"

The Brock News

Symposium highlights medieval documents at Brock





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