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IMC 2015: Sessions

Session 628: Conceptions of the Past, II: Depicting History and Time

Tuesday 7 July 2015, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Centre for Medieval Literature, University of York & Syddansk Universitet, Odense
Organiser:Nadine Ulrike Holzmeier, Historisches Institut, FernUniversität Hagen
Moderator/Chair:Michele Campopiano, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of York / Capaciteitsgroep Geschiedenis, Universiteit van Amsterdam
Paper 628-aPainted Polychronicities in Early Netherlandish Typology
(Language: English)
Isabella Augart, Kunstgeschichtliches Seminar, Universität Hamburg
Index terms: Art History - General, Art History - Decorative Arts, Art History - Painting
Paper 628-bCuriosities for the Evolution of Man in Late Medieval Art: 'The Boy in the Tree' as a Case Study
(Language: English)
Adar Yarum, Department of the Arts, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva
Index terms: Art History - Painting, Historiography - Medieval, Medievalism and Antiquarianism, Pagan Religions

This second session will expand our view on the medieval perception of time, history, and tradition in considering art history and literature. The focus will be on the meaning of the diverse pictures of the past and the recourse on historical themes and images.