2022/2023 MEDS Fall Term Public Lectures

September 20, 2022

These lectures will be held on Wednesdays, starting at 17:40. All lectures are hybrid. If you wish to attend in person, please email medstud@ceu.edu. If attending online, please email the same address and a zoom link will be sent to you.


12 October                        

The Reception of Syriac Scientific and Exegetical Texts in Early Medieval Jewish Literature.

Tamás Visi, Palacky University, Olomouc


19 October                        

Helene Kottannerin. Queen Elizabeth’s Lady-in-Waiting Who Stole the Hungarian Crown. A Book Project.

Julia Burkhardt, University of Munich & Christina Lutter, University of Vienna


2 November                     

The Revolt of the Heraclii against Emperor Phocas and the Papyrological Evidence.

Bernhard Palme, University of Vienna


9 November                     

Cities of Copper, Silver and Gold. Doing Research on Lower Hungarian Mining Towns.

Milan Georgievski, Slovak National Museum, Spring 2022 Bak Fellow


23 November                   

Picturing the Passion: Devotional Strategies in the Passional of the Abbess Kunigunde.

Lenka Panušková, Czech Academy of Sciences


7 December POSTPONED until February                   

Behind the Scenes of the Notre Dame Reconstruction. Historical Restoration, Technical Requirements, and the Decision-Making Process.

Agnès Adde, Directrice d'activité multi-fluides - ALTERNET SA, Paris