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27th Saint Louis Conference on Manuscript Studies

27TH SAINT LOUIS CONFERENCE ON MANUSCRIPT STUDIES
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY

13–14 OCTOBER 2000

PROGRAM

FRIDAY, 13 OCTOBER 2000
Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Registration and Breakfast – 8:00am

Opening Remarks – 8:50am

Session I – 9:00am

  • Reading from the Center: The Three Living and the Three Dead in Vernacular Art and Verse
    Susanna Fein (Kent State University)
  • Illuminating Politics: Civic Affiliation in “Commedia” Miniatures
    Karl Fugelso (Columbia University)
  • Memories of Florence: The Memorie fiorentine (Archivio di Stato di Firenze, Manoscritti, 125147) of Francesco Settimanni (16811763) and the Twilight of the Medici
    Philip Gavitt (Saint Louis University)

Morning Break – 10:30am

Session II – 11:00am

  • Description and Provenance of Pryce MS P2A:1: A Latin-Latin Glossary Leaf
    Graham Johnson (Saint Louis University)
  • Gloss, Source, and Meaning: Editing and Reading John Lydgate's Lyf of Our Lady
    George R. Keiser (Kansas State University)

Luncheon – 12:00pm

Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session III – 1:00pm

  • The Evolution of Roman Rustic Capitals
    Ralph E. Doty (University of Oklahoma)
  • Chaucer's "Carpenter" in the General Prologue
    W. Nicholas Knight (University of Missouri, Rolla)
  • Fr. Lowrie J. Daly: Founder of the Vatican Film Library
    Gregory A. Pass (Saint Louis University)

Afternoon Break – 2:00pm

Session IV – 2:30pm

  • Abelard's Logic: The Problem of Universals
    Theo Kobusch (Ruhr-Universität, Bochum)
  • The Middle English Translation of De mystica theologica
    J.C. Marler (Saint Louis University)
  • An Unedited Anonymous questio against Giles of Rome on the Separate Human Intellect
    Charles J. Ermatinger (Saint Louis University)

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

SATURDAY, 14 OCTOBER 2000
Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Breakfast – 8:30am

Session V – 9:00am

  • Reinterpreting Some Iconography in the Book of Kells
    Heather Pulliam (Truman State University)
  • Illustrating the English Mandeville's Travels
    Mary Hamel (Mount St. Mary's College)
  • The Manuscript Tradition of Saint Augustine: A Report on the Cataloguing Project of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
    Kenneth B. Steinhauser (Saint Louis University)

Morning Break – 10:30am

Session VI – 11:00am

  • The Arthurian Material in Holkham Hall MS. 669
    John Walter (Saint Louis University)
  • The Text of Aeschylus's Prometheus Vinctus in the Codices Vaticanus Barberinianus gr. 135 (Se), Vaticanus gr. 1360 (Sg), and Vaticanus gr. 912 (Sn)
    Charles J. Zabrowski (Gettysburg College)

Luncheon – 12:00pm

Knights Room, Pius XII Memorial Library

Session VII – 2:00pm

  • The Salutary Inconsistencies of Manuscripts
    Frédérique Joseph-Lowery (Clark Atlanta University)
  • Salammbô in Mâtho's Tent: A Genetic Study
    Éric Le Calvez (Georgia State University)
  • Is-ness, or What goes into 500 Fields
    Jeanne Krochalis (Pennsylvania State University)

Afternoon Break – 3:30pm

Session VIII – 4:00pm

  • The Greek Library of Jean Hurault de Boistaillé
    Donald F. Jackson (Univeristy of Iowa)
  • Greek Manuscripts Written by Nicholas Turrianos for Diego de Covarrubias (d.1577), Bishop of Segovia
    Mark L. Sosower (North Carolina State University)

Closing Remarks – 5:00pm