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Mario Klarer: 'Christliche Sklaven unter islamischen Piraten'

On Monday, March 17th 2014, Mario Klarer (Department of American Studies, Innsbruck University) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the  talk:

Christliche Sklaven unter islamischen Piraten: Gefangenenberichte von der Berberküste (1550-1780)

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation .

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 17/03/2014 - 18:00
Location: 
SR 3, Zentrum für alte Kulturen (Atrium), Langer Weg 11

Martin Lehmann: 'Die Cosmographia des Francesco Maurolico – ein Kleinod in der humanistischen Rezeption der Entdeckung Amerikas'

On Tuesday, March 4th 2014, Martin Lehmann (Freiburg im Breisgau) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the  talk:

Die Cosmographia des Francesco Maurolico – ein Kleinod in der humanistischen Rezeption der Entdeckung Amerikas

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation.

Alexander Maxwell: 'Linguistic Nationalism and the Politics of Dialects'

On Monday, March 3rd 2014, Alexander Maxwell (School of History, Philosophy, Political Science & International Relations, Victoria University Wellington, New Zealand) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

'Linguistic Nationalism and the Politics of Dialects'

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation and some pictures.

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 03/03/2014 - 18:00
Location: 
Universität Innsbruck, Innrain 52e, SR 50113

Metageitnia Conference in Fribourg

On January 17th and 18th, 2014, members of the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies participated in the 35th Metageitnia Conference, held in Fribourg, Switzerland.
The following two conference papers were given by the LBI team members:
 

  • Johanna Luggin: Wunder der Heimat – Salvaing de Boissieu und die Septem miracula der Dauphiné
  • Simon Wirthensohn: Anton Claus’ Scipio sui victor von der Bühne in Fribourg bis zur Drucklegung.

Dirk van Miert: 'The Hairy War (1640-1650): Philology and Controversy in the United Provinces'

On Monday, February 10th 2014, Dirk van Miert (University of Utrecht) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

The Hairy War (1640-1650): Philology and Controversy in the United Provinces

The talk (18.00) was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation and some pictures.

Ingrid De Smet: "The Technical Muse: Falconry, natural science and the pitfalls of language in Jacques Auguste de Thou's Hieracosophion"

On Wednesday, January 8th 2014, Ingrid De Smet (University of Warwick – French Studies / Centre for the Study of the Renaissance) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

The Technical Muse: Falconry, natural science and the pitfalls of language in Jacques Auguste de Thou's Hieracosophion

The talk was followed by a discussion. Please find attached the invitation, a short abstract and some pictures.

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