"Dominican Nuns as Liturgical Commentators: Chant, Inscription, and Iconography" a Colloquium by Margot Fassler


Location: Classroom 214, Debartolo Classroom Building

Margot Ls Colloquium Poster

In this lecture for the Liturgical Studies Colloquium, musicologist and liturgical historian Margot Fassler introduces the work she has been completing for the two-volume book: Liturgical Life and Latin Learning at Paradies bei Soest, 1300-1425: Inscription and Illumination in the Choir Books of a North German Dominican Convent (Aschendorff). This interdisciplinary study has been co-authored by a team of four scholars, including Fassler: Jeffrey Hamburger (Harvard University), Eva Schlotheuber (University of Düsseldorf), and Susan Marti (Bernisches Historisches Museum).