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The 10th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies (JSMES)

at Toyo University, TOKYO

 

Programme

23 June 2018

Main Session: 14:00-17:15, Room 8B11, Building 8, B1

 

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14:00-14:45 Shinya MUKAI

(Tokyo University)

The Urban Elites of Béziers and the Village Community of Sérignan (Hérault) during the Latter Half of the XIVth Century: The Urban-Rural Relations in Political Terms
14:45-15:30 Hiroaki ADACHI

(Nara University)

Ego, Gazing at Heaven:a view on the account of Women and the Religion in Late Antiquity
15:45-16:30 Ryuta ISHIDA

(Keio University)

Analogy from Celestial Bodies: on the arguments over the species of angels
16:30-17:15 Miyako SUGIYAMA

(Keio University)

Images for the poor: an analysis of meaning and function of the miracle book in the hospital of Our Lady of Potterie
17:20-18:15 Jongleur Bon Musician 10th Anniversary Special Concert
18:15-20:00 Reception Refectory (Building 8, B1)

24 June 2018

Symposium: 11:00-16:30, Room 8B11, Building 8, B1

On memories of the Carolingian age

11:00-11:15 Overview, by Shigeto Kikuchi, the Coordinator (Aoyama Gakuin University)
11:15-11:45 From written records to memories: Sources from the Carolingian age and medieval images of the Carolingian past,

by Shigeto Kikuchi (Aoyama Gakuin University)

11:45-12:15 On memories of “lawmaking” by Charlemagne,

by Takuro Tsuda (Hokkaido University of Education)

13:30-14:00 Exporting/importing images and scripts in the illustrated Beatus,

by Fujino Miyauchi (Rikkyo University)

14:00-14:30 Circumstances of the emergence of Gregorian chant,

by Naruo Yamamoto (Showa Women’s University)

14:30-15:00 A light side and a dark side of Charlemagne in the medieval French epics

by Naoyuki Ogawa (Asia University)

15:15-16:20 Discussion

 

Special Exhibition by Kenji YAGI

Music and Parchment

Sunday 9:00-17:00 in 125 Memorial Hall, Building 8, 7th floor

 
 

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The venue for the 2018 annual meeting has changed

The 2018 annual meeting on 23th and 24th of June will be held at Toyo university, Hakusan Campus, Tokyo, Japan.

Further information will be announced in the JSMES Home page soon.

Call for Papers The 2018 Annual Meeting

Call for Papers
The 2018 Annual Meeting of
the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies (JSMES)
at Kobe University

The 2018 annual meeting of the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies will be held on 23rd and 24th of June 2018 at Kobe University. The Program Committee invites proposals for papers (30 minutes in Japanese or English) on topics of medieval studies. Any member of the JSMES (or Medieval Association of the Pacific) may submit a paper proposal. There are normally 4 to 5 papers read at the meeting.


The proposal must have
(1) the proposer’s personal and contact information (the proposer’s name, professional status, e-mail address, postal address, fax and telephone numbers, and paper title),
(2) the proposer’s list of publications and conference papers, and
(3) the proposer’s 250 words abstract.

Proposals should be submitted to Prof. Momo Kanazawa, chairman of the Program Committee, by email (‘‘office.jsmes@gmail.com’’). The deadline is 20 December 2017 Decisions will be announced by the end of January 2018.

The 9th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies (JSMES)

The 9th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies (JSMES)

Programme

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3 June 2017

Main Session 14:1517:45

Lecture Hall

Room 110 in the Building no. 6 of Minami-Osawa Campus

http://www.tmu.ac.jp/english/university/campusmap.html

14:15-15:00 Hitoshi Hoshino (Kyoto University) Paradise and Politics: Dante’s Monarchia and Paradiso
15:00-15:45 Sayaka Ando

(Tokyo University of Arts)

 

“Fountain of Life” in the Corbie Psalter: A Study of Imagery and Ornamentation in the Carolingian Art
16:00-16:45 Toshio Ohnuki (Okayama University)

 

Mutual communications between the Cistercians and parish communities: a case of Rhineland and Franconia in the High Middle Ages
16:45-17:30 Michael Raby

(McGill University)

Between Sleeping and Waking: Hypnagogia in Medieval Literature”
17:30-17:45 Jay Noyes

(CEO, Tintagel K.K.)

Medieval Combat: Fact vs. Fiction (Special Lecture)
18:00-20:00 Reception Student Refectory (Building No. 15 on the Map)

Special Exhibitions

Saturday 13:00-17:00 & Sunday 9:00-17:00 in Rooms 105/106

1: Learning about Medieval Knights, by Tintagel K.K.

2: Parchment and Handmade Paper, Manuscripts and Letterpress Prints, by Kenji Yagi

 

 

 

4 June 2017

Symposium: 11:00-16:30

Medievalism on Screen: Depictions of Fact and Imagination

Lecture Hall

Room 110 in the Building No. 6 of Minami-Osawa Campus

 

11:00-11:10 Overview, by Nobutada ZUSHI (Kindai University)
11:10-11:40 The Cinematic Representation of Robin Hood and the Crusades: Kings Never Coming Back, and Heroes Having No Home

by Naobumi OKADA (Gakushuin University)

11:40-12:10 Handsome Handling of Handseax in Hobbit Films: The Anglo-Saxon English Styles of Steel in Fantasy,

by Tsukusu ITO (Shinshu University)

13:30-14:00 “It’s Only a Model”: Medieval Manuscripts in Monty Python and the Holy Grail,

 

by Makiko KOMIYA (Kindai University)

14:00-14:30 Regarding the Past: The Legend and Films of Pope Joan,

by Mamoru FUJISAKI (Ibaraki University)

14:30-14:45 Comments from the field of the Medieval English Literature,

by Kuniko SHOJI (Keio University)

14:45-15:00 Comments from the field of the History of Music,

by Aya YOSHIKAWA (Tokyo Gakugei University)

15:20-15:40 Panel Discussion
15:40-16:30 Discussion

Proposed by Shunji OOGURO (Osaka City University),

with special help of Sayaka MATSUMOTO (Fukui Prefectural University)

 

 

Poster Session: 9:00-10:45

Room 201 to 204 of Building No.6

Hayato ARIKAWA Filippino Lippi’s Adoration of the Magi: A study on the functions of the portrait
Ryuta ISHIDA Demonstration of Angels’ Specification: focusing on Thomas Aquinas’s Quæstio disputata de spiritualibus creaturis, a.8
Kaho INOUE Functions of Ligatures in Medieval and Renaissance Music
Rei IWANAGA The Development of Early Medieval Stone Sculptures in Eastern Yorkshire
Sonoko UEMATSU Veit Stoss The Kraków Mary altar: The Virgin’s death and the Apostles’ eyes
Hirosi Ohshima Adequation Model to Conformity Model: Concepts of Truth in Thomas Aquinas
Masao KATO European Medieval History in High School History Education: The Case of “Feudalism
Natsumi KISHIDA Mutual Excommunication of 1054” and the Development of the Patriarchate of Constantinople
Yoshifumi KITADATE Pontigny as Center of St Edmund’s Pilgrimage: A Dispute Over Ornament
Kiichi SUGANUMA Fifteenth-century Instrumental Practice: Sources and Diminution Technique
Andrea Arashi TANOSAKI Structure of Queenly Household in the Charters Issued by Eleanor of Aquitaine as Queen of England
Daichi NUMA The Role of the Sea in the Legitimization of Romanus I Lecapenus’s Regime
Haruhi NOBE Does human intellect contribute to faith?
Ryo HIGUCHI Dating Methodologies and its Problems of Middle Byzantine Cross-in-Square Church Buildings
Fuka FUJITA Greeks and Catholics in Venetian Cyprus: the Counter-Reformation and the eastern Mediterranean world
Noriko MOTONE Propagation of veneration of St. Olav and the churches dedicated to St. Olav: The case of Norway
Hitomi YOSHIDA The Minstrels of Late-medieval Nuremberg
Manami RYU The Apocalypse of Valenciennes: a Relationship between Text and Illumination

 

Call for Papers The 2017 Annual Meeting

Call for Papers
The 2017 Annual Meeting of
the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies (JSMES)
at Tokyo Metropolitan University

The 2017 annual meeting of the Japan Society for Medieval European Studies will be held on 3rd and 4th of June 2017 at Tokyo Metropolitan University. The Program Committee invites proposals for papers (30 minutes in Japanese or English) on topics of medieval studies. Any member of the JSMES (or Medieval Association of the Pacific) may submit a paper proposal.


The proposal must have
(1) the proposer’s personal and contact information (the proposer’s name, professional status, e-mail address, postal address, fax and telephone numbers, and paper title),
(2) the proposer’s list of publications and conference papers, and
(3) the proposer’s 250 words abstract.

Proposals should be submitted to Prof. Momo Kanazawa, chairman of the Program Committee, by email (‘‘office.jsmes@gmail.com’’). The deadline is 30 November 2016 Decisions will be announced by the end of January 2017.

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