History seminars at the IHR
Crusades And The Latin East
Convenors: Dr Sue Edgington (Queen Mary, University of London), Professor Jonathan Phillips (Royal Holloway, University of London), Dr William Purkis (University of Birmingham), Dr Jochen Schenk (University of Glasgow)
For enquiries relating to this seminar please contact Dr William Purkis: W.J.Purkis@bham.ac.uk
Venue: Wolfson Room II, in the lower ground floor, unless otherwise stated in the porgramme, below.
Time: Monday, 5:15pm.
Marching on their Stomachs? Crusader Marches to the Holy Land in the Twelfth Century
Joanna Phillips (University of Leeds)
From Le Puy to Jerusalem: Raymond of Saint-Gilles, the Auvergne, and the 'Provencal' Background of the First Crusade
Thomas Lecaque (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
Helen's Treasures in the Abbey of Clairvaux: Relics and Monastic Devotion in the Aftermath of the Fourth Crusade
Anne Lester (University of Colorado, Boulder)
The Ecology of Crusading: The Environmental Impact of Holy War, Colonisation and Religious Conversion in the Medieval Baltic
Aleks Pluskowski (University of Reading)