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6th Saint Louis Conference on Manuscript Studies

6TH SAINT LOUIS CONFERENCE ON MANUSCRIPT STUDIES
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY
11–12 OCTOBER 1979

PROGRAM

  • Abstracts: Manuscripta 24 (1980): 3-19

THURSDAY, 11 OCTOBER 1979
Pius XII Memorial Library

Registration and Breakfast – 9:00am

Session A - Vatican Film Library, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session I – 10:00am

  • Textual Affiliations among the Middle English South English Legendary Manuscripts
    Thomas R. Liszka (University of Illinois, Chicago)
  • An Anglo-Norman Source of the Pricke of Conscience
    Robert J. Relihan (University of Iowa)
  • Le Dit de l'Unicorne
    Dorothy L. Schrader (Oklahoma State University)

Session B - Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session I – 10:00am

  • The Scribes and Artists of the Worms Bible of ad 1148  (London, British Library, Harley Ms. 2803-04)
    Aliza Cohen (The Warburg Institute)
  • A Mysterious Illustration to Jeremiah in the First Illustrated Tuscan Bible
    Timothy Chasson (Wichita State University)
  • The Textual Tradition of the Twelfth-Century Pilgrim's Guide to Santiago de Compostela and the Illustrative Tradition of the Codex Calixtinus
    M. Alison Stones (University of Minnesota)

Luncheon - 12:00pm

Session A - Vatican Film Library, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session II – 1:30pm

  • A Neglected Chronicle from Dalmatia: the Historia of Thomas of Spalato
    James Ross Sweeney (Pennsylvania State University)
  • The Miscellaneous and the Anonymous: Roger Bourth and the Bodleian MS Digby 2
    Osmund Lewry (Blackfriars, Oxford, and Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto)
  • Re-editing Aiol: Modern vs. Nineteenth-Century Perspectives
    Richard Hartman and Sandra Obergfell (Wabash College)

Afternoon Break – 3:00pm

Session III – 3:30pm

  • Testing Organizational Models for Vernacular (Dutch) Initia Indices
    Philip Webber (Central College, Iowa)
  • The Complete Libro del saber de astrología and MS Vat. lat. 8174
    Anthony J. Cárdenas (Wichita State University)
  • A Fifteenth-Century Charter of Queen Joanna II of Sicily
    Albert A. Bell (Hope College)

Session B - Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session II – 1:30pm

  • The Iconographic Problem of the Frontispiece to the Sacramentary Fragment from Metz
    Mary Louise Krumrine (Pennsylvania State University)
  • Two English Miniatures from the School of Herman Scheerre
    Karen Gould (Austin, Texas)
  • The Paris Suetonius of Bartolomeo Sanvito and Early Renaissance Illumination of The Lives of Twelve Caesars
    Cathy S. Cook (University of Chicago)

Afternoon Break – 3:00pm

Session III – 3:30pm

  • Cardinal Ottobono's Visitation of Sempringham, 1268, and the Resulting Capitula
    Joseph H. Lynch (Ohio State University)
  • Papal Influence on the Acta of the Norman and English Bishops
    Thomas G. Waldman (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Codicological Examination of an Eleventh-Century Manuscript: BR 18383, Gospelbook from Saint Laurent de Liège
    Gretel Chapman (Goucher College)

Reception – 5:30-7:00pm
Samuel E. Cupples House


FRIDAY, 12 OCTOBER 1979
Pius XII Memorial Library

Breakfast – 8:30am

Session A - Vatican Film Library, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session IV – 9:00am

  • Towards a Critical Edition of Michiel's Manuscript Notizia d'opere
    William Melczer (Syracuse University)
  • The Surviving Manuscripts of the Eucharistic Treatises of Heriger of Lobbes
    Charles R. Shrader (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth)

Morning Break – 10:30am

Session V – 11:00am

  • The Latin Aesop of the Early Quattrocento
    Joseph R. Berrigan (University of Georgia)
  • An Analysis of an Unique Medieval Commentary on Seneca's Apocolocyntosis
    Richard E. Clairmont (Loyola University, Chicago)

Session B - Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session IV – 9:00am

  • The Gundulf Bible and the Rochester Scriptorium
    Mary P. Richards (University of Tennessee)
  • The Teaching of Allegory: Commentaries on the De planctu naturae
    Jeanne Krochalis (University of Pennsylvania)

Morning Break - 10:30am

Session V – 11:00am

  • Subject Access to the Iconography of Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts
    Thomas H. Ohlgren (Purdue University)       
  • Theory and Practice of Medieval Manuscripts on Film
    Donald Yates (Hill Monastic Manuscript Library)

Luncheon - 12:30pm

Session A - Vatican Film Library, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session VI – 1:30pm

  • Features of Lost Manuscripts from Typographic Evidence of Printed Books
    Randall McLeod (Erindale College, University of Toronto)
  • Symmetries in Watermarks within Gatherings
    Stephen Spector (State University of New York at Stony Brook)
  • Apparentia in Late Medieval Semantics
    Charles J. Ermatinger (Saint Louis University)

Session B - Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session VI – 1:30pm

  • Alessandro Geraldini's Summorum pontificum acta
    Martin D. Snyder (Duquesne University)
  • Text and Picture in the Medieval Aviary
    Willene B. Clark (Marlboro College)
  • The List of Baroque Operas and Their Composers in Vatican MS Chigi Q V 51
    Francis J. Guentner (Saint Louis University)
  • Annulus nuptialis: Mystical Marriage in the Renaissance
    Eugene J. Crook (Florida State University)

Closing Remarks – 3:30pm