IMC 2012: Sessions

Session 1711: Daily Life, Material Culture, and (Dis-)Order

Thursday 12 July 2012, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Organiser:Gerhard Jaritz, Institut für Realienkunde, Universität Salzburg, Krems / Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Moderator/Chair:Gerhard Jaritz, Institut für Realienkunde, Universität Salzburg, Krems / Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Paper 1711-a'Beaten with a Footstool': Maintaining Order with Furniture
(Language: English)
Isabella Nicka, Institut für Realienkunde des Mittelalters und der frühen Neuzeit, Universität Salzburg
Index terms: Art History - Painting, Daily Life
Paper 1711-bStrict Order or Do-It-Yourself: Rules and Misrules in Medieval Bone Working
(Language: English)
Alice Choyke, Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Index terms: Archaeology - Artefacts, Daily Life
Abstract

The session deals with the question of to what extent material spheres of late medieval daily life were determined by aspects and attributions of order and disorder that were represented and determined by social, cultural, and economic allocations as well as the setting up and application of rules.