John Osborne will be presenting on his research into the medieval decorative cycle of the church of Notre-Dame de Gourdon in Burgundy. Be prepared for elephants.
Glebe Community Centre
Thursday, September 21st, 2017
7:00 pm, Scotton Hall
All are welcome to attend the lecture.
Admission is free and open to the public.
John Osborne, Professor Emeritus, The College of the Humanities, Carleton University
John Osborne is a medievalist and cultural historian, with a special focus on the art and archaeology of the city of Rome in the period between the sixth and twelfth centuries. At Carleton University he currently holds the titles of Distinguished Research Professor and Dean Emeritus. Additionally, he has held visiting fellowships at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge; the Istituto Ellenico di Studi Bizantini, Venice; and the Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies, Washington. In 2006 he was elected as an Honorary Fellow of the British School at Rome.