IMC 2016: Sessions

Session 1626: Matthew Paris: New Perspectives, II

Thursday 7 July 2016, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Centre for Historiography & Historical Culture, Aberystwyth University / Institute of Medieval & Early Modern Studies (IMEMS), Aberystwyth & Bangor Universities
Organiser:Björn Weiler, Department of History & Welsh History, Aberystwyth University
Moderator/Chair:Björn Weiler, Department of History & Welsh History, Aberystwyth University
Respondent:Judith Collard, Department of History & Art History, University of Otago, New Zealand
Paper 1626-aMatthew Paris: New Perspectives on Scribal Collaboration
(Language: English)
Manuel Muñoz García, Department of History, King's College London
Manuel Muñoz García, Department of History, King's College London
Index terms: Historiography - Medieval, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 1626-bThe Textual Communities of Matthew Paris
(Language: English)
James G. Clark, Department of History, University of Exeter
James G. Clark, Department of History, University of Exeter
Index terms: Historiography - Medieval, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Abstract

These sessions bring together new perspectives on perhaps one of the most important writers of history in the European Middle Ages: the monk, cartographer, and artist Matthew Paris of St Albans (c. 1200 – c. 1259).