Paleography and Music Notation: Using Research Methods to Develop Pedagogy

Dr. Samantha Blickhan is the IMLS Postdoctoral Fellow at the Adler Planetarium in Chicago, where she works on crowdsourced text and audio transcription projects for Zooniverse.org. Her PhD (Royal Holloway, University of London, 2016) thesis focused on the paleography and notation of insular song from 1150-1300. Here, she writes about designing an undergraduate music paleography …

Timetable: Teaching the Codex 2017

Teaching the Codex II: further thoughts on the pedagogy of palaeography and codicology Follow us on Twitter: @teachingcodex, or via our official hashtag: #teachingcodex Saturday 6th May 2017                                     T. S. Eliot Lecture Theatre, Merton College 0915–0945:     Registration 0945–1000:     Opening remarks 1000–1130:      Session I: a) Continental and Anglophone approaches to teaching palaeography and codicology Irene Ceccherini (Oxford) (chair) Marigold …

Call for speakers: The Workshop for Manuscripts and Text Cultures graduate colloquium

  Do you work on manuscripts or epigraphic texts from the ancient or pre-modern world? Ever wanted to get expert feedback on your work in a relaxed and informal setting? Would you like to share your work with leading academics in your field and beyond? The Workshop for Manuscripts and Text Cultures is looking for …