- I apologize for making some people cry, but I can't go either........ I thought one or two people might be able to attend...... - Despina
The Medieval Studies Workshop at the University of Chicago Presents:
The Law School, University of Chicago
"The Vernacular in a Latin World: The Mysterious Demise of the Latin Monopoly on Writing Documents in 13th-century Flanders"
Wednesday October 31,
Cochrane-Woods Art Center 152
Refreshments and conversation will follow the presentation.
Persons with disabilities should contact in advance one of the workshop
coordinators, Sara Ritchey (ritchey@...; 773-395-3617) or
Kathleen Self (kmself@...; 773-955-5258).
November 2 Laura Smoller University of Arkansas, Little Rock
"Frogs, Earthquakes, and Rains of Fire: Plague and the Apocalypse in Fourteen-Century Europe"
The Committee on Conceptual and Historical Studies of Science and
The Morris Fishbein Center for The History of Science
The Workshops meet at 4 p.m. on alternate Fridays in Room 224, Social Science Bldg.
(1126 E. 59th St.)
Schedule changes and other information will be posted on
For further information or assistance in attending, please call 773-702-8391