Want to hear more about the project and its research areas? A list of our forthcoming appearances is below.  Entries are in chronological order, so you might need to scroll down to find everything that’s happening soon.  A listing of previous appearances can be found by clicking here



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Towards a new political history of the court, Deutsches Historisches Institut, Paris – 14th-16th November 2018

Karl will be speaking at this event in November on “The Duchess Virago: Gender, Religious and Cultural Politics, and their Narratives, in Fifteenth-Century Savoy”.   The call for papers is now closed, but you can find more information on the themes of the event by going to the DHI website here.



Utrecht Colloquia in the Musicologies, Utrecht University – 22nd November 2018

On 22 November the next edition of the Utrecht Colloquia in the Musicologies 2018-2019 will take place. Laura will talk about the visual representation of sound in the manuscripts of Philippa of Hainault, in ‘Seeing the Music’.  More information can be found at



Gilded illumination from the prayerbook of Mary of Guelders

Mary of Guelders – Her Life and Prayer Book, Radboud University/Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen –  23rd-24th November 2018

Both Laura and Karl will be taking part in this conference, attached to the exhibition at the Museum Het Valkhof, which showcases Mary’s extraordinary prayerbook.  Laura will speak on ‘The English Saints in the Prayer book of Mary of Guelders: Courtly Precedent or International Trade?’, and Karl will address ‘Mary of Guelders and music’.  More information can be found on the website of the associated research project, at




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On the 15th January, David will be speaking about “Das Kulturleben eines geistlichen Hofes im 14. Jh: Salzburg, Pilgrim von Puchheim und der ,Mönch”’, at the Historisches Seminar of the Christian-Abrechts Universität.