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IMC 2006: Sessions

Session 915: Annual Medieval Academy Lecture: Experiencing the Illustrated Manuscript: Towards Performative Presence

Tuesday 11 July 2006, 19.30-20.30

Sponsor:Medieval Academy of America
Introduction:Michelle P. Brown, The British Library, London
Speaker:Pamela Sheingorn, Baruch College & Graduate Center, City University of New York

Please note that admission to this event will be by ticket only: Tickets are free of charge and can be reserved through the Registration Form. Tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. There will be two types of tickets: to the Lawnswood Room and reserve tickets. Please note that reserve ticket holders are not guaranteed a space in the lecture room. Unclaimed seats in the Lawnswood Room will be reallocated to holders of reserve tickets five minutes before the lecture is scheduled to begin.

The Medieval Academy of America is very pleased to sponsor the Annual Medieval Academy Lecture at the International Medieval Congress. The goal is to contribute a major scholarly lecture to the offerings of the Congress while better serving the Academy’s many members who reside outside North America. All Congress participants are invited to Professor Sheingorn’s lecture and to the celebratory reception following the lecture. Information regarding the Medieval Academy and the benefits of membership, which is open to all medievalists worldwide, is available at