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Medieval Fair Free Lecture Series

 

Come learn more about the middle ages just for the fun of learning! 

No papers, no tests, just interesting information about life long ago.

 

 

2014-2015 Academic Year Lectures

Co-sponsored by the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, University of Oklahoma

Thanks to the Norman Public Library for graciously hosting the Medieval Fair Lecture Series.

 

Lecture 3, Friday November 21, 2014

"Machiavelli and the Corruption of Politics"

 

Dr. Kevin Crow, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

This presentation will examine how Niccolò Machiavelli radically altered the meaning and goal of politics as understood by classical and medieval political theorists.

 

Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

Lecture 4, Friday January 16, 2015

Shakespeare

 

Dr. David K. Anderson, Assistant Professor, Renaissance Literature, Department of English, the University of Oklahoma

 

Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Lecture 5 - Friday February 20, 2015

“Knights of the Air: Medieval Chivalry and World War I Pilots”

 

Dr. Joseph M. Sullivan, Associate Professor of German, Department of Modern Languages,

University of Oklahoma

 

Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Lecture 6 - Friday March 20, 2015

Barbarians

 

Dr. Jon Arnold, University of Tulsa, Department of History

 

Norman Public Library, 225 N. Webster

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

 

 

 

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