Schedule of Events  
Saturday, January 29, 2005        

9:00 a.m.



9:30 a.m.

Gary Wihl, Dean of Humanities, Rice University

Eva Haverkamp, Director of the Medieval Studies Program, Rice University

Introduction of Speakers
Linda Neagley, Department of Art History, Rice University


10:00 a.m.

Sara Wolper
University of New Hampshire
Displaying Charity and Constructing Piety in Urban Spaces:New City Centers in Medieval Anatolia


11:00 a.m.

Robert Ousterhout
Unversity of Illinois, Champagne-Urbana
From Monuments to Urbanism in Medieval Constantinople


12:00 p.m.

Lunch Break


1:30 p.m.

Caroline Bruzelius
Duke University
Merchants and Friars: the Dynamics of Death in the Medieval Italian City (and elsewhere)


2:30 p.m.

Michael T. Davis
Mount Holyoke College
4,000 Wine Taverns, 80,000 Beggars, 60,000 Scribes: the Description of Paris by Guillbert de Mets


3:30 p.m.

Round Table Discussion


4:00 p.m.