Session1121
TitleFrontiers and Crossroads in Italy, II: In-Between or on the Margins?
Date/TimeWednesday 6 July 2022: 11.15-12.45
 
SponsorProject 'At the Crossroads of Empires: The Longobard Church of Sant'Ambrogio at Montecorvino Rovella (Salerno), Italy', Università di Salerno / University of Birmingham
 
OrganiserEdoardo Manarini, Dipartimento di Studi Storici, Università degli Studi di Torino
 
Moderator/ChairThomas Brown, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
 
Paper 1121-a The Wisdom of the Virgin: Mary as Cultural Mediator between Carolingians and Langobards in Langobardia Minor
(Language: English)
Francesca Dell'Acqua, Dipartimento di Scienze del Patrimonio Culturale (DISPAC), Università degli Studi di Salerno
Index Terms: Architecture - Religious; Art History - Painting; Historiography - Medieval; Politics and Diplomacy
Paper 1121-b A Delicate Balancing Act: Anastasius the Librarian as Diplomat and Translator between Rome, Pavia, and Constantinople
(Language: English)
Clemens Gantner, Institut für Österreichische Geschichtsforschung, Universität Wien
Index Terms: Ecclesiastical History
 
AbstractIn this second session of the strand, Francesca Dell'Acqua will speak about the visual representation of the Virgin Mary at the local church Sant'Ambrogio alla Rienna near Salerno, in a border zone between Langobardia Minor and the Carolingian Empire.