Session Title

Medicine and Manuscripts, 900–1150

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Dept. of History, Durham Univ.

Organizer Name

Sarah Gilbert

Organizer Affiliation

Durham Univ.

Presider Name

Wendy J. Turner

Presider Affiliation

Augusta Univ.

Paper Title 1

Manuscript Evidence for the Knowledge and Practice of Pharmacy in the Early Middle Ages

Presenter 1 Name

Nicholas Everett

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Univ. of Toronto

Paper Title 2

Teaching Glosses in the Earliest Manuscripts of Macer Floridus's De viribus herbarum

Presenter 2 Name

Winston Black

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Assumption College

Paper Title 3

Anglo-Saxon Medical Recipes in Non-medical Manuscripts: Matters of Culture, Context, and Community

Presenter 3 Name

Sarah Gilbert

Start Date

12-5-2016 10:00 AM

Session Location

Schneider 1345

Description

This session will explore the material contexts of medical learning and practice c. 900–1150 as well as the broader library contexts in which medical texts were transmitted and created. By investigating the physical contexts of medical knowledge, this session aims to shed light on the material form of the knowledge employed for studying and effecting health and healing in the central and high Middle Ages.

Sarah Gilbert

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May 12th, 10:00 AM

Medicine and Manuscripts, 900–1150

Schneider 1345

This session will explore the material contexts of medical learning and practice c. 900–1150 as well as the broader library contexts in which medical texts were transmitted and created. By investigating the physical contexts of medical knowledge, this session aims to shed light on the material form of the knowledge employed for studying and effecting health and healing in the central and high Middle Ages.

Sarah Gilbert