News

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.

Peter Dinzelbacher: "Der hochmittelalterliche Mentalitätswandel im Spiegel lateinischer Texte und bildender Kunst"

On Tuesday, December 3th 2013, Peter Dinzelbacher (Institut für Wirtschafts-­ und Sozialgeschichte, Universität Wien) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

Der hochmittelalterliche Mentalitätswandel
im Spiegel lateinischer Texte und bildender Kunst

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

Event Details
Date: 
Tue, 03/12/2013 - 18:00

Sarah Knight: "How the young man should study Latin poetry"

On Friday, November 29th 2013, Sarah Knight (School of English, University of Leicester) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

How the young man should study Latin poetry

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

Event Details
Date: 
Fri, 29/11/2013 - 18:00
Location: 
Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies

Maiko Favaro: "On Ovid’s Reception in the Renaissance: the Metamorphoses by Federico Frangipane"

On Tuesday, November 26th 2013, Maiko Favaro, fellow at the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies, gave the talk:

On Ovid’s Reception in the Renaissance:
the Metamorphoses by Federico Frangipane

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

Event Details
Date: 
Tue, 26/11/2013 - 18:00

Dag Nikolaus Hasse: "Das arabische Erbe in Europa"

On Thursday, November 7th 2013, Prof. Dr. Dag Nikolaus Hasse (Universität Würzburg) visited the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies and gave the talk:

Das arabische Erbe in Europa

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

Event Details
Date: 
Thu, 07/11/2013 - 18:00
Location: 
Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Latin Studies

Pages