Thu, March 23, 201710:15 AM - 6:00 PM
"The Science of Parchmentʺ brings together scholars in the humanities and the sciences for collaborative work applying new scientiﬁc techniques to the study of medieval books.
Thursday, March 23, 2017 -- flyer here
10:15-10:30 a.m.: Opening remarks
Glen Krutz, Provost’s Office, Vice President for Academic Initiatives
Joyce Coleman, Director, Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies
10:30-11:45 a.m.: “Digitized Vellum: Discoveries in 2D and 3D”
OU English Department
11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m.: Lunch break
1:30-2:45 p.m.: “The Genetics of Grime and Dust”
Christina Warinner, OU Anthropology Department
2:45-3:00 p.m.: Refreshments, Meacham lobby
3:00-4:15 p.m.: “Animals in the Archives”
University of Virginia, English Department
University of York, Archaeology Department
4:30-5:30 p.m.: Reception
Bizzell Library, 5th Floor
Special Collections Lobby
Viewing of “Science of Parchment” exhibit, Special Collections Reading Room
5:00 p.m.: Tour of Digitization Lab, leaving from Special Collections Lobby
You are also invited to “Archaeology of the Invisible: A Discussion and Guided Tour of OUʹs Laboratories of Molecular Anthropology and Microbiome Research (LMAMR)”
with MaAhew Collins and Christina Warinner
March 24, 12:00-1:00 p.m.
4 Partners Place, Room 3065
301 David L. Boren Blvd.
with lab tour at
Stephenson Research & Technology Center
101 David L. Boren Blvd.
Supported by generous funding from the Provost’s Oﬃce, OU Libraries, the Humanities Forum, and the History of Science Department.
For more information, go to http://cas.ou.edu/sop.
For accommodations on the basis of disability, call (405) 325-0595 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.