Project Spotlight

  • Debating the Dynamics of Cultural Memory: The Case of the Early Middle Ages
    Post date: Tue, 12/03/2013 - 12:30
  • Cultural memory and the resources of the past in the early middle ages
    Post date: Tue, 12/03/2013 - 12:27
  • Fourth CMRP Meeting
    Post date: Thu, 23/08/2012 - 13:03

  • International Medieval Congress
    Post date: Thu, 23/08/2012 - 12:57

    Post date: Fri, 30/03/2012 - 11:29

    As part of the big Festival of the Voice to be held by Cambridge University from 18-20 May 2012, Prof. Rosamond McKitterick is going to give a pre-concert talk at Trinity College Chapel, mainly addressing questions that are under research by the whole CMRP research group. Please see the programme for further information.

  • The Popes and their Greeks in eighth-century Rome: The own people, the Others and the strangers
    Post date: Mon, 26/03/2012 - 16:08

    On 27 March, Clemens Gantner will be speaking at the Symposium "DAS EIGENE UND
    DAS FREMDE" of the Centre for Ancient World Studies of the Austrian Academy. (Language: German)

    Post date: Thu, 26/01/2012 - 14:21

    In this joint presentation, the project members of Utrecht will offer four brief contributions, comparing the uses of the past in early medieval texts with those of contemporary conservative populists. Of course the context, the media and the audience are all different, yet there are surprising similarities in the way in which a newly constructed past offered stability and solid authority in a rapidly changing world.

  • Third CMRP meeting
    Post date: Mon, 28/11/2011 - 14:24

    About event: The meeting will mainly deal with the coordination of the joint publication envisaged for 2013. Besides, the PhD students working in the project will have the opportunity to present their current work to the international PhD students meeting “Texts and Identities XV”.

  • Second CMRP meeting
    Post date: Fri, 07/10/2011 - 12:24

    About event: All junior members of the project were given the opportunity to present their current work in a few minutes and get input from the PIs and the other project members. Apart from this round, the meeting was mainly dedicated to find even more efficient ways of cooperation between the subprojects.

  • Cultural Memory and the Resources of the past / Learnig empire
    Post date: Mon, 13/12/2010 - 13:24

    About event: in conjunction with the Final Conference of the Wittgenstein Project 2005-2010 Ethnic Identities in Early Medieval Europe