Al Andalus and Espana: Translatio and Tolerance

16 March 2009, 14:00 - 17:30

CRASSH, 17 Mill Lane (Seminar room)

An afternooon workshop of presentations and discussion to conclude the Mellon Teaching Seminar, part of the Centre for Disciplinary Change at CRASSH.

 

This event is free and open to all. Interested participants are asked to contact the conveners, Dr Louise Haywood or Professor James Montgomery, for further information and to reserve a place.





  

14.00

Introductory Remarks
Dr Louise Haywood, Professor James Montgomery

14.15-14.45

Muslim Spain as Membrane: The Mi'raj Tradition and Dante's Divine Comedy
Heba Mostafa

14.45-15.30

Alfonso X and the Siete Partidas
Ignacio Sanchez

15.30-16.00

 COFFEE/TEA BREAK

16.00-16.45

Some Oral Remarks on Libro de Buen Amor: Reception, Authorship, Genre, Influence
Matt Keegan

An Analysis of Cynthia Robinson's Approach to Genre
Clare Vernon

16.45-5.15

The Kharja and the Absurdity of Disciplinarity
James Weaver

DISCUSSION & CONCLUSION

17.15

WINE RECEPTION