Past Events

24-25 January 2019

International Workshop


Seminar Rooms 50 and 49
Hollandstraße 11-13, 1st floor
1020 Wien

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+43 1 51581 / 7243


Hitomi Sato (Kônan Daigaku, Kobe):

Community in Medieval Japan: Religion, Community Structure, Conflicts and ‘Civil War’ in the Kinai and Neighbouring Areas (14th-16th Centuries)

Thomas D. Conlan (Princeton, USA):

Kings in All But Name: Ritual, Religion and Ōuchi daimyo of Western Japan 1350-1550

14 January 20191-4 p.m.

the workshop is organized by Philippe Buc (IOeG, Univiersity of Vienna) in cooperation with the IMaFo (ÖAW) and VISCOM

Institute for Medieval Research (ÖAW)

Medieval European History in a Maritime and Eurasian Perspectiv:
The Case of Viking Age Denmark

7 December 2018
Institute for Medieval Research
Hollandstraße 11-13, 3rd floor


Social and Cultural Communities across Medieval Monastic, Urban, and Courtly Cultures in High and Late Medieval Central Europe

Christina LUTTER, Daniel FREY, Károly GODA, Judit MAJOROSSY

Wednesday 5 December 2018 • 18:30 (s.t.)-20:00

in the framework of "Geschichte am Mittwoch" (GAM)

Universität Wien, Institut für Geschichte
Hörsaal 30
Universitätsring 1, A-1010 Wien


New Perspectives on Imperial Tibet

International Workshop

Project "The Tibetan Empire and the Formation of Buddhist Civilisation in the Highlands"

21-23 November 2018
Venue: IKGA, Hollandstraße 11-13, Seminar room, 2nd floor

Last-minute programme change! Papers by Langelaar and Takeuchi are cancelled. The paper by Berounsky will be read in Session 5 (Thursday afternoon), at 4pm. The concluding discussion of publication will be held on Thursday, 22 Nov, after Samuels' paper. The workshop will...

Gender and Inheritance Patterns in Rural Europe. Women as Wives, Widows, Daughters, Sisters

Martine Segalen

Lecture & Discussion

Organized by the CWG Kinship & Gender

6 November 2018

Venue: Room 50, Hollandstraße 11-13, 1st floor, A-1020 Vienna

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Authority & Authorship

A VISCOM Serial Workshop

organized by the working group „Rethinking Scholastic Communities“
(Birgit Kellner and Pascale Hugon)

24 October 2018

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Institute for Medieval Research
Hollandstraße 11-13, 3rd floor
A-1020 Vienna

10-12 October 2018

Categorising the Church II

Clerical and monastic communities in the Carolingian World (8th-10th centuries)

Ordonner l’Église II

Communautés cléricales et communautés monastiques
dans le monde carolingien (8e-10e s.)

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Salle René Crozet Hôtel Berthelot (Rez-de-chaussée) 24,
rue de la Chaîne 86 000 Poitiers

Cécile Treffort  - Poitiers
Emilie Kurdziel  - Poitiers
Rutger Kramer  - Virnns
Graeme Ward - Oxford

International Medieval Congress, University of Leeds (2-5 July 2018)

4 July 2018

Emmanuel Centre: Wilson Room
9.00-12.45 Investing in Memory: Civic Endowments, Material Culture, and Urban Communities I & II

Global Practices of Memory and Exchange I: Maritime Transfer and Communication in the Mediterranean and the Indian Ocean, c. 1200-1550
Global Practices of Memory and Exchange II: Acts of Remembering in Central European Towns and Cities, c. 1200-1550

Michael Sadler...


The Micropolitics of Greekness in Early Medieval Italy

Edward M. Schoolman

With a response by Clemens Gantner (Austrian Academy of Sciences)

8 May 2018 16:30-18:00

Seminar room 50
Hollandstraße 11-13, 1st floor
1020 Vienna

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