About Us

Through a wide variety of subjects drawn from a number of disciplines, this program provides a curricular framework for exploring topics in ancient and medieval studies which range from the history of ideas and institutions to that of material artifacts, literature, and certain of the original languages. The program spans the 6,500 years between 5000 B.C. and 1500 A.D.

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Wednesday, April 30 "'Reforming the Medieval Book," Michelle R. Warren, Dartmouth College...

Monday, October 15, 2012 - 15:25

January 21 to 23, 2014 in E51-095
Anne McCants, Margo Collett, Miranda Knutson

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Monday, October 15, 2012 - 15:02

January 7-15, 2014

Now in its nineth year, this program of the MIT History Faculty offers...

Monday, October 15, 2012 - 14:15

January 29, 2014 from 12 to 6 PM. Anne McCants, Margo Collet. No limit but advance sign up...

Chartres Cathedral north portal, 4 evangelists & St. Peter. 12th-13th c. A. McCants
Chartres Cathedral, south buttresses 12th-13th c. A. McCants
Stained glass window,Notre Dame Cathedral, 12th-13th c. A. McCants