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2016 Annual Medieval Studies Program Conference: “Gender & Religious Practice in the Middle Ages”

May 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Medieval illustration of a bowing nun and man

Keynote talk:
“Men in Women’s Monasteries: Nuns’ Priests in the Central Middle Ages”

by Fiona Griffiths,
Professor of History at
Stanford University

The Medieval Studies Program would like to invite you to join us for our annual conference, May 7, 2016.

The theme of this year’s conference is “Gender and Religious Practice in the Middle Ages.” There will be a keynote talk from Fiona Griffiths, Associate Professor of History at Stanford University, entitled “Men in Women’s Religious Spaces in the Central Middle Ages.”

Additionally, a number of students from the department will be presenting at or moderating panels. Attached please find a flyer advertising the event, along with a schedule of speakers. Please also note that there will also be a reception following the conference.

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May 7, 2016
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:


Department of History
Department of English
Department of French & Italian
Department of Religious Studies
Department of Comparative Literature
Chaucer’s Books


McCune Conference Room (HSSB 6020)
Humanities and Social Sciences Bldg
Santa Barbara, CA 93106 United States
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