Calendar of Activities

  • Jakub Kujawiński, Presentation of the Medieval Publishing -project, 4th Nordic Network for Renaissance Studies Conference, University of Helsinki, 28 September 2018.
  • A project session at the Intenational Medieval Congress, Leeds, 3 July 2018.
    Chair: Jakub Kujawiński
    Samu Niskanen: Papal Authority and Publishing in the Late 11th Century
    Jaakko Tahkokallio: Publishing and Disseminating Historical Works in the Anglo-Norman World
    Lauri Leinonen: Database of Literary Dedications and Commissions: Problems and Prospects
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  • Pub­lish­ing and Par­a­text in the Me­di­eval and Early Mod­ern Peri­ods, a colloquium organized by the project with the University of Helsinki and the University of Turku, Helsinki, 11 and 12 June 2018. 
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  • Samu Niskanen, keynote address ‘Publishing in the Aftermath of the Berengar Controversy: Anselm's Monologion and Proslogion’, in the conference  St. Anselm of Aosta, Bec and Canterbury: Theologian, Statesman, Administrator, Teacher, Houston, Texas, 4–5 May 2018.
  • Jakub Kujawiński, ‘Manuscript evidence in research on medieval publishing. A report on an ongoing Project’, 9th Book Historical Week, Jyväskylä, 24 March 2018.
  • Lauri Leinonen, ‘Medieval Publishing from c. 1000 to 1500 – Medieval Publication Database’,  Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries 2018, Helsinki, 7–9 March 2018.
  • Jakub Kujawiński, ‘Co oznacza „publikować” w kulturze rękopiśmiennej? [What did publishing mean in a culture of manuscripts?]’, National Library of Poland, Warsaw, 1 December 2017.
  • Jaakko Tahkokallio, ‘Strength in (small) numbers? Quantitative approaches to medieval manuscripts’, Dies Medievales, University of Tampere on 17 November 2017.
  • Jakub Kujawiński, ‘L’avvento dei Normanni come tema della storiografia meridionale’, Convegno internazionale di studi La conquista e l’insediamento dei Normanni e le città del Mezzogiorno italiano, Salerno-Amalfi, 10–11 November 2017.
  • Jakub Kujawiński, ‘Prologues as witnesses to medieval historians’ publication strategies’, MedPub workshop, Helsinki, 6 November 2017.
  • Lauri Leinonen, ‘Paavin maallisen vallan perustelu: näkökulmia 1000-luvun kirjallisiin todellisuuksiin [The rationale for papal temporal power: perspectives in eleventh-century literary realities]', Villa Lanten ystävät, Helsinki, 31 October 2017.
  • Samu Niskanen, ‘Peregrinatio Antiochie per Vrbanum papam facta: its transmission and publication’, Colloquium of the TRALMAR project, Accademia di Danimarca, Rome on 26 July 2017.
  • Samu Niskanen, ‘Medieval Literary Networks as Statistical Data’, Heldig Digital Humanities Summit 2017, University of Helsinki on 18 October 2017.
  • Jaakko Tahkokallio, ‘Miten lanseerata best seller 1100-luvulla? Geoffrey Monmouthlaisen (k. 1152) julkaisutoiminta [How to launch a bestseller in the twelfth century? The publishing activities of Geoffrey of Monmouth]’, National Finnish Conference on History Research on 21 October 2017. 
  • Samu Niskanen, ‘The identification of the treatises of Ralph of Battle: man against machine’ and ‘Uuden kirjallisuuden julkaisemisesta keskiajalla [On the publication of original literature in the Middle Ages]’, National Finnish Conference on History Research on 19 and 21 October 2017 respectively.
  • Jakub Kujawiński, ‘Publishing in a world of handwritten books: a preliminary survey into medieval historians’ publication strategies’, Humboldt-Kolleg, Helsinki, 27 October 2017.