Session Title

Illuminated Manuscripts in the Insular World

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Richard Rawlinson Center

Organizer Name

Catherine E. Karkov

Organizer Affiliation

Univ. of Leeds

Presider Name

Nicole Guenther Discenza

Presider Affiliation

Univ. of South Florida

Paper Title 1

Decorated Initials in Irish Liturgical Manuscripts, Seventh to Ninth Centuries

Presenter 1 Name

Carol A. Farr

Presenter 1 Affiliation

Univ. of London

Paper Title 2

Illuminating on the Edge: Considering the Use of Motif, Margin, and Identity in the Lindisfarne Gospels

Presenter 2 Name

Meg Boulton

Presenter 2 Affiliation

Univ. of Edinburgh

Paper Title 3

Carpet Pages: Why

Presenter 3 Name

Stewart J. Brookes

Presenter 3 Affiliation

Bodleian Library

Start Date

8-5-2020 10:00 AM

Session Location

Schneider 1220

Description

This session explores the culture of artistic and intellectual exchange and cooperation that existed within England, Ireland, and parts of the continent in the early medieval period. Specifically it focuses on the rich variety of illuminated manuscripts produced in the insular world, but exhibiting sources and influences that stretched across Europe and beyond. It does the important ant timely work of setting insular manuscripts within a global context that was not confined by the political, geographic, or disciplinary boundaries of this same area today. Catherine E. Karkov

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May 8th, 10:00 AM

Illuminated Manuscripts in the Insular World

Schneider 1220

This session explores the culture of artistic and intellectual exchange and cooperation that existed within England, Ireland, and parts of the continent in the early medieval period. Specifically it focuses on the rich variety of illuminated manuscripts produced in the insular world, but exhibiting sources and influences that stretched across Europe and beyond. It does the important ant timely work of setting insular manuscripts within a global context that was not confined by the political, geographic, or disciplinary boundaries of this same area today. Catherine E. Karkov