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IMC 2020: Sessions

Session 504: Animals Near and Far, I: On Genets, Monkeys, and Dragons

Tuesday 7 July 2020, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:M(edieval) A(nimal) D(ata-Network), Central European University, Budapest/Wien
Organiser:Mónica Ann Walker Vadillo, Old Operating Theatre Museum, London
Moderator/Chair:Mónica Ann Walker Vadillo, Old Operating Theatre Museum, London
Paper 504-aThe Genet in the Social Space of Medieval France, Spain, Portugal, and Switzerland
(Language: English)
Virginie Muxart, PLÉIADE (EA 7338) Université Paris 13 / Laboratoire de Cultures Arts Littératures Histoire Imaginaires Sociétés Territoires Environnement (CALHISTE) Université polytechnique Hauts-de-France
Index terms: Archaeology - General, Art History - General, Social History
Paper 504-bMonkeys in Heraldry: Why Is there a Monkey on the Sánkafalvy Coat of Arms?
(Language: English)
Eszter Nora Nyilas, Department of History Pazmany Peter Catholic University Budapest
Index terms: Art History - General, Heraldry
Paper 504-cHybridity and Verisimilitude: The Keys to the Evil Draconian Efficacy Mitigated by Saint Michael in Medieval Spanish Manuscripts, 12th to Early 13th Century
(Language: English)
Nadia Mariana Consiglieri, Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET) / Facultad de Filosofía y Letras, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Index terms: Art History - Painting, Manuscripts and Palaeography

These sessions will explore the perception, representation, and misrepresentation of domestic, exotic and/or fantastic animals in art, literature, daily life, zooarchaeolgy.