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IMC 2016: Sessions

Session 1731: The Collaborative Production of Medieval Manuscripts

Thursday 7 July 2016, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Manuscript Collaboration Hub
Organiser:Sarah Laseke, Centre for the Arts in Society, Universiteit Leiden
Moderator/Chair:Matthew Cheung Salisbury, Faculty of Music, University of Oxford
Paper 1731-aThe Transition of Scribes: Collaboration in Middle English Manuscripts
(Language: English)
Sarah Laseke, Centre for the Arts in Society, Universiteit Leiden
Index terms: Language and Literature - Middle English, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 1731-bPatterns of Scribal Work in the Glossed Books of the Bible in the 12th Century: Preliminary Observations
(Language: English)
Jaakko Tahkokallio, National Library of Finland, University of Helsinki
Index terms: Biblical Studies, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 1731-cMaterially Different, Yet Visually Similar: Collaborative Production Practices among Arthurian Manuscripts and Ivories in 14th-Century Paris
(Language: English)
Katherine Sedovic, Department of History of Art & Architecture, Trinity College Dublin
Katherine Rush, Department of the History of Art, University of California, Riverside
Index terms: Art History - Decorative Arts, Manuscripts and Palaeography

Covering a range of periods and disciplines, this panel will explore the practicalities, purpose, and thought processes behind collaborative working methods of medieval book artisans, by approaching collaboration from palaeographical, codicological, and art historical angles.