We are pleased to announce a public lecture by Steven Lubar, from Brown University, on Monday, March 24th, 6pm in the Mason Hall Auditorium. Reception to follow. ...Click here to read more.
Dr. Kingsley's book The Bernward Gospels: Art, Memory, and the Episcopate in Medieval Germany has been published by the Penn State University Press. Her study considers one of the most significant examples of the eleventh-century book arts, the gospel book that served as a founding gift from Bishop Bernward to the Abbey of St. Michael’s in Hildesheim. Its publication is supported by competitive awards from the Medieval Academy of America and the International Center for Medieval Art in partnership with the Kress Foundation....Click here to read more.
On Jan. 1, 2014, Jennifer Kingsley was appointed our new Assistant Director, a position that will allow her to build on the excellent work she has done for the Program since arriving back at Hopkins in the summer of 2011. As Assistant Director, she takes on a faculty position that includes increased teaching responsibilities and additional leadership roles in areas of program growth, partnering, and planning.
Dr. Kingsley is focusing her energies in several exciting areas, including the intersections of museums and technology, with innovative courses and projects underway in the digital humanities; the study of living collections, including emerging partnerships with the Maryland Zoo, the Rawlings-Blake Conservatory, and the Department of Biology; and a continued exploration of how her academic specialty--medieval art--intersects with and takes on new dimensions through museological and historiographic study.
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