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Durham University

Centre for Visual Arts and Culture

CVAC Events Listing

List of months

Wednesday 16 October 2019

The Roundel: Window onto the Domain of a Concept

5:45pm, Gala Theatre, Durham, Martha Rust

This lecture, by a distinguished American scholar who works on the literary-historical period of the Middle Ages, focuses on late medieval manuscript culture - the network of beliefs and practices that constituted the milieu of medieval book production and use.

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Friday 25 October 2019

Histories, Knowledge and Visual Culture

9:00am to 7:00pm, Prior's Hall, Durham Cathedral

A conference organised by the Department of History and the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture, Durham University, to mark the retirement of Professor Ludmilla Jordanova.

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Tuesday 29 October 2019

Writing County Durham: Nikolaus Pevsner and Ian Nairn

5:45pm, Cromwell Suite, Marriott Hotel, Durham, Dr Simon Bradley

County Durham was surveyed in the 1950s-60s by two of the most celebrated writers on England's buildings and places, Nikolaus Pevsner and Ian Nairn. Over half a century later, how well have their assessments endured?

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


List of months

Wednesday 16 October 2019

The Roundel: Window onto the Domain of a Concept

5:45pm, Gala Theatre, Durham, Martha Rust

This lecture, by a distinguished American scholar who works on the literary-historical period of the Middle Ages, focuses on late medieval manuscript culture - the network of beliefs and practices that constituted the milieu of medieval book production and use.

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Friday 25 October 2019

Histories, Knowledge and Visual Culture

9:00am to 7:00pm, Prior's Hall, Durham Cathedral

A conference organised by the Department of History and the Centre for Visual Arts and Culture, Durham University, to mark the retirement of Professor Ludmilla Jordanova.

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.


Tuesday 29 October 2019

Writing County Durham: Nikolaus Pevsner and Ian Nairn

5:45pm, Cromwell Suite, Marriott Hotel, Durham, Dr Simon Bradley

County Durham was surveyed in the 1950s-60s by two of the most celebrated writers on England's buildings and places, Nikolaus Pevsner and Ian Nairn. Over half a century later, how well have their assessments endured?

Contact cvac@durham.ac.uk for more information about this event.