March 27 and 28, 2014
Lincoln Room, Lilly Library
Dr. Erik Kwakkel is Associate Professor in medieval manuscript studies at Leiden University, The Netherlands, and principal investigator of the research project "Turning Over a New Leaf: Manuscript Innovation in the Twelfth-Century Renaissance." Among his publications are articles and book chapters on a variety of manuscript-related topics, as well as monographs and edited volumes on Carthusian book production (2002), medieval Bible culture (2007), change and development in the medieval book (2012), medieval authorship (2012), and Insular book culture (2013). He was the 2014 E.A. Lowe Lecturer in Palaeography at Corpus Christi College, Oxford.