Medieval Fair Free Lecture Series
Friday, September 16, 2022 AT 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM
Norman Public Library CENTRAL, 103 W Acres St, Norman, OK 73069, Oklahoma/Redbud Room, third floor
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Meeting ID: 981 7030 6596
"Assassinating the Medici: Violence as Political Protest" presented by Professor Jane Wickersham (History Dept., OU). Easter Sunday, 1478 in the famous Duomo of Florence, Italy, brought not resurrection but slaughter. Pazzi sought to murder Medici - who were becoming too powerful for comfort. But Lorenzo the Magnificent wasn't that easy to kill...
The Medieval Fair Free Lecture Series is cosponsored by the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies University of Oklahoma.
Come learn more about the middle ages just for the fun of learning! No papers, no test, just interesting information about life long ago.
This event is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Norman Arts Council Hotel Tax Grant Program and the National Endowment for the Arts.