April 24: Alex Petras, Saint Louis University, will deliver a lecture entitled, "Byzantine Military Campaigns in the Tenth Century." The lecture will take place at 3:00 p.m. in Adorjan Hall 142.
April 25: Rebekah Sheldon, Saint Louis University, will deliver a lecture entitled, "Contemporary Justification for Crusades of Conversion: The Rhetoric of the Northern Crusades in the Twelfth and Thirteenth Centuries." The lecture will take place in the CMRS Seminar Room, Third Floor Adorjan Hall, at 3:00 p.m.
April 29: Daniel Webb, a doctoral candidate in the Department of History, will present a Curator's Talk at the Vatican Film Library at 4:00 p.m. in Pius XII Memorial Library Room 105. The title of the talk will be "The Rule of Law: Righting Wrongs and Writing Rights in Medieval Europe." A reception will follow. The accompanying exhibition of medieval legal and commercial documents will be on display until 31 July 2014.