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Travelling in the Middle Ages

Voyager au Moyen Âge

Portugal and the World

Le Portugal et le monde

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Published on Monday, February 29, 2016 by Céline Guilleux

Summary

This year's Summer School Programme will be on “Traveling in the Middle Ages. Portugal and the World”, and  will take place during the last three weeks of July (11th-30th July). This year’s Programme “Traveling in the Middle Ages: Portugal and the World”  includes the following modules: the experience of travel; travelers and their motivations; the journey of objects and ideas; exploring medieval Portuguese sites.

Announcement

Argument

This year's Summer School Programme will be on “Traveling in the Middle Ages- Portugal and the World”, and  will take place during the last three weeks of July (11th-30th July).

The structure of the Programme is flexible and the students can either enroll in all four modules or simply in one or two of them, in case they can only spend one or two weeks in Lisbon.  It will include a module of study visits (Exploring medieval sites) to some of the most relevant medieval places and sites of Portugal.

This year’s Programme “Traveling in the Middle Ages: Portugal & the World”  includes the following modules:

  1. The experience of travel.
  2. Travelers and their motivations.
  3. The journey of objects and ideas.
  4. Exploring medieval Portuguese sites: study visits).

Prices

The students will be able to enroll in a fixed number of modules (Full / Half Summer School Packs) or in any assorted number of them, from one to three. There is  also the possibility of enrolling in the study visit module only.

  • Summer School Full Pack: (3 weekly modules and 1 study visits module): € 350
  • Summer School Half Pack: (2 weekly modules and 1 study visits module): € 300
  • Summer School Micro Pack: (1 weekly Seminar and 1 study visits module): € 200
  • Single Module Fee: €150
  • Study visit Module only : € 200 for single module ( two full day trips)

Registration

Registration is made by sending  an email to iem.geral@fcsh.unl.pt with the following information : Name, Institution, Module(s)/ Pack(s) to be attended. Upon registration, the student receives information on how to pay the fees. Registration will be confirmed after receiving proof of payment.

Enrolment is on a first come- first serve basis, and there are 30 vacancies.

No special requirements to enrol.

Scientific committee

Responsible for the selection of candidates

  • Maria João Branco, Assistant Professor of Medieval History, Institute of Medieval Studies/ Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities- NOVA UNIVERSITY OF LISBON Francisco Diaz Marcilla, Research Fellow of  Institute of Medieval Studies/ Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities- NOVA UNIVERSITY OF LISBON
  • Paulo Lopes, Research Fellow of  Institute of Medieval Studies/ Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities- NOVA UNIVERSITY OF LISBON
  • Tiago Viula Faria, Research Fellow of  Institute of Medieval Studies/ Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities- NOVA UNIVERSITY OF LISBON

Places

  • Sala Ogival - Castelo de S. Jorge
    Lisbon, Portugal

Date(s)

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Keywords

  • voyage, voyageur, représentation, circulation, objet, modèle culturel

Contact(s)

  • Maria Joao Branco
    courriel : iem [dot] geral [at] fcsh [dot] unl [dot] pt
  • Andreia Zorrinho IEM
    courriel : iem [dot] geral [at] fcsh [dot] unl [dot] pt

Information source

  • Maria Joao Branco
    courriel : iem [dot] geral [at] fcsh [dot] unl [dot] pt

To cite this announcement

« Travelling in the Middle Ages », Summer School, Calenda, Published on Monday, February 29, 2016, https://calenda.org/357654

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