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27th Saint Louis Conference on Manuscript Studies


13–14 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

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