Event: Medicine in the Medieval North Atlantic World, Maynooth University, Mar 2020

Medicine in the Medieval North Atlantic World,
Maynooth University,
19-21 March 2020

This interdisciplinary conference explores the reception and transmission of medical knowledge between and across England, Ireland, Wales, Scotland, and Scandinavia during the medieval period, and draws on history, literature, science, religion, linguistics, archaeology and manuscript studies. It interrogates medical texts and ideas in both Latin and vernacular languages, addressing questions of translation, cultural and scientific inheritance and exchange, and historical conceptions of health and of the human being within nature.

Please see conference programme here MMNAW Programme

For further details including abstracts and travel/accommodation info, please conference website:


Registration: to register for the conference please click on this link, which will direct you to the Maynooth University Online Shop: https://shop.nuim.ie/index.php?app=ecom&ns=prodshow&ref=2100108

Please, feel free to circulate the programme and this email to colleagues and students who might be interested in attending.

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