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Dear medieval-religion colleagues,

I deeply apologize for having forgotten to send this to you when requested to do so last month by John Arnold. Check for last minute transportation to Edinburgh from wherever you are!

Best wishes, George

> IMAGES OF SANCTITY
> In honour of GARY DICKSON
>
> To be held in New College, University of Edinburgh
>
> Tuesday 6 July
>
> 9.30 onwards            REGISTRATION
>
> 10.30            Thomas Clancy [University of Glasgow]:
> "A name not small its protection": protecting and freeing in Gaelic hymns to
> saints in the early middle ages
>
> 11.00                        Clare Stancliffe [University of Durham]:
> The Relationship of Monasticism to the Early Development of Saints' Lives
> and Saints' Cult
>
> 11.30            COFFEE
>
> 12.00             Professor A.VAUCHEZ[Former Director French School of Rome]
> Religious Enthusiasm and Charismatic Power in the Middle Ages
>
> 1.00                             LUNCH
>
>
> 2.00            Conrad Leyser [University of Manchester]:
> The Synod of the Corpse and the Memory of Gregory the Great: Infamy and
> Sanctity in Rome, c.900
> 2.30            Helen Brown (University of Edinburgh):
> Saints9 Cults in late medieval Lothian
>
> 3.00               Visit to ROSLYN CHAPEL
> SETON COLLEGIATE CHURCH
> St TRIDUANA9S CHAPEL RESTALRIG
>
> 7.30            RECEPTION: Fine Art Library 19 George Squ.
>
>
> Wednesday 7 July
>
> 9.30               Felice Lifshitz [Florida International University -
> Miami]:
> Gender Trouble in Paradise: the case of the liturgical Virgo
>
> 10.00            Joanna Cannon [Courtauld: University of London]
> Shifting images of a saint: Dominic in central Italian painting in the
> century following his death.
>
> 10.30            Robert Moore [University of Newcastle]:
> Holy Heretics
>
> 11.00              COFFEE
>
> 11.30            Richard Fawcett (Historic Scotland):
> Architecture as an Image of Sanctity: some Scottish examples
>
> 12.30            Coach to South Queensferry
>
>
>  2.00                VISIT TO INCHCOLM ABBEY
>
> 5.00               Return to South Queensferry
>
>                            Return to Edinburgh  via Dalmeny Church
>
> 8.00                      CONFERENCE DINNER: St Leonard9s Hall
>
> Thursday 8 July
>
> 9.30                          Debra Strickland [University of Edinburgh]:
> The Holy and the Unholy in Later Medieval Art and Thought
>
> 10.00             Michael Bury [University of Edinburgh]
> The Cult of the Virgin9s footprint in the Renaissance
>
> 10.30               Richard Mackenney [University of Edinburgh]
> Matron of the arts? The Virgin Mary and the Italian Renaissance
>
>  11.00                COFFEE
>
>  11.30           Andrew Brown [University of Edinburgh]
>             Perceptions of the Holy Blood of Bruges
> .
>  12.00            Tom Tolley [University of Edinburgh]:
> Sacred Prospects: Views, Windows, and Sanctity in 15th-century France
>
>
> 12.30               Gary Dickson (University of Edinburgh)
> Final Thoughts
>
> 1.15 LUNCH  &  FAREWELLS
>
> APPLICATION SLIP
>
> Conference Fee    ------------------------------------------        #20-00
>
> Concessionary Fee: Over 65; Students & Postgrads; Unwaged            #10-00
>
> Trip to Roslyn        --------------------------------------------
> #20-00
>
> Trip to Inchcolm    ---------------------------------------------
> #20-00
>
> Conference Dinner    ----------------------------------------------
> #20-00
>
> Please send a cheque payable  to the UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH9 for
> Conference Fee and for Conference Dinner.
> Please send a separate cheque for EACH of the trips, payable to the
> UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH9,  since space is limited and a place cannot be
> guaranteed.
>
> Cheques should be sent to MICHAEL ANGOLD: History - School of History &
> Classics, University of Edinburgh.  William Robertson Building, George
> Square, Edinburgh EH8 9JY
>
> MICHAEL ANGOLD
> Tel. 0131-650-3777
> E-MAIL: [log in to unmask]

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