IMC 2003: Sessions

Session 1022: Caput Urbium, I: Imagining and Visiting Medieval Rome

Wednesday 16 July 2003, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:English Department, National University of Ireland, Cork
Organiser:Éamonn Ó Carragáin, Department of English, University College Cork
Moderator/Chair:John Osborne, Department of Art, Queen's University, Ontario
Paper 1022-aThe Reception of Visitors in Early Medieval Rome
(Language: English)
Thomas F. X. Noble, Medieval Institute, University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Religious Life, Social History
Paper 1022-bPractical Imagining: Rome and the Early Medieval Liturgist
(Language: English)
Éamonn Ó Carragáin, Department of English, University College Cork
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Liturgy, Monasticism
Paper 1022-cFact and Fable in the Mirabilia Urbis Romae
(Language: English)
Dale Kinney, Department of the History of Art, Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania
Index terms: Ecclesiastical History, Learning (The Classical Inheritance)

The session examines images of Rome: liturgical, literary and legendary. It looks at the impact the city made on some eminent visitors.