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Cultural Transfers: France and the Latin East in the 12th and 13th Centuries

April 24-26, 2019

Since Michel Espagne and Michael Werner's research on the topic, the richness and complexity of "cultural transfers" as a concept and method is no longer debated. The existence of a "laboratoire d'excellence" on this topic (le Labex Transfers), plethora of colloquia…

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Legal Diffusion in the Late Medieval Church

April 26-27, 2019

Throughout the later Middle Ages, bishops across western Christendom promulgated legislation to guide the clergy and instruct the faithful within their jurisdictions. Such local ecclesiastical law covered a vast range of topics, from the proper attire of Jews to the…