Winter Seminars in Paleography and Archival Studies

Scientific meeting

External link
Begins on: Monday 8 January 2018.
Ends on: Sunday 21 January 2018.
Location: Florence
Related institutions: Medici Archive Project
The Medici Archive Project is pleased to announce the dates for the upcoming 2018 Winter seminars in paleography and archival studies: Session I (8-13 January) and Session II (15-21 January). The principal aim of this seminar is to provide an introduction to Italian archives (with particular emphasis on Florentine archival collections); to examine in-depth various documentary typologies; to read diverse early modern scripts; and to learn how to plan research in Italian archives and libraries. Especially relevant for graduate students, university faculty, and museum curators working on Renaissance and early modern topics, this seminar is taught by a team of current and former MAP scholars, as well as university professors and other MAP-affiliated researchers.Participating students will be taught at the MAP headquarters at Palazzo Alberti in Via de' Benci 10. The seminar week is composed of the following classes, each lasting between 1 ½ to 2 ½ hours
Related keywords: archives, italian studies, paleography