Meet the Manuscripts: The Psalms in the Middle Ages

An illuminated letter B from a medieval manuscript
ONLINE EVENT

Meet the Manuscripts: The Psalms in the Middle Ages

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 3 December 2020

 5.30–6.15pm

 Online

 Free, book in advance

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About the event

This workshop showcases medieval manuscripts of the Book of Psalms.

Join Matthew Holford, Tolkien Curator of Medieval Manuscripts at the Bodleian Library, and Lesley Smith, Professor of Intellectual History at the University of Oxford, to learn how manuscripts can help us understand the central place of the Psalms in medieval culture.

This is the first in a series of Meet the Manuscripts.

 Speakers

Matthew Holford, Tolkien Curator of Medieval Manuscripts

Lesley Smith, Professor of Intellectual History, University of Oxford

Booking information

When you have booked your place, the ticketing system will send you an automated confirmation.

A link to access the online event will be sent during the week before the event to the email address associated with your booking.

Meet the Manuscripts series

Watch our experts discuss our manuscripts live online and get your questions answered.

Sessions will include manuscripts which are being shared online for the first time as part of The Polonsky Foundation digitization project.

https://www.youtube.com/embed/YZhwBfk-olA

Watch an introduction to the digitization project

This event is generously supported by The Polonsky Foundation and The Helen Hamlyn Trust.

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