Fall 2009

We have set up our schedule for the fall term and we anticipate continued lively investigations of issues that are invigorating our scholarly fields. As is our custom, the seminars are entirely devoted to discussion of previously circulated papers; please call in advance for the papers. We hope you will be able to join us this fall at the seminars.

Thursday, October 8, 2009

4:15 p.m. Davison Art Center, Dining Room

Sumit Guha, Department of History, Rutgers University

Serving the Infidel to Preserve the Faith: Scribal Ideology and Training in Southern India, 1400-1800

Thursday, December 3, 2009

4:15 p.m. Davison Art Center, Room 300

Benjamin Paul, Department of Art History, Rutgers University

And the Moon Has Started to Bleed: Apocalypticism and Religious Reform in Venetian Art at the Time of the Battle of Lepanto.