The Medieval Book Club

We are a friendly and informal reading group. Each term we explore a new topic through a range of primary texts. Undergraduates and graduates are extremely welcome, from any faculty. All texts will be read in English. There is no need to prepare for the first week. We look forward to seeing you there!
Type: Seminar Series
Timing: Tuesdays 3.30-4.30 pm, weeks 1-8

Talks:

Tuesday 25 February 2020 (6th Week, Hilary Term)

The Isle of the Blessed (I) - 'The Voyage of St Brendan'
Date: 25 February 2020, 15:30 - 16:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Hilary 2020)
Speaker Various Speakers
Venue: Merton College, Merton Street OX1 4JD
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 3 March 2020 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

The Isle of the Blessed (II) - Dante's 'Inferno', Canto 26, Ulysses
Date: 3 March 2020, 15:30 - 16:30 (Tuesday, 7th week, Hilary 2020)
Speaker Various Speakers
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 10 March 2020 (8th Week, Hilary Term)

Maps and Navigation - Maps, marine charts and portolan sailing guides
Date: 10 March 2020, 15:30 - 16:30 (Tuesday, 8th week, Hilary 2020)
Speaker Various Speakers
Venue: Merton College, Merton Street OX1 4JD
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

Editor: Sadie Slater