A PDF version of the conference programme can be downloaded here.

Please, click on the paper title to view the abstract and the speaker’s bio.


DAY ONE – Friday 23rd June

9.30 – 10.00 Registration

10.00 – 10.15 Welcome

10.15 – 11.15 1st Keynote Lecture

Mario Damen (University of Amsterdam) Listing Space and Mobility in the Late Medieval Low Countries

11.15 – 11.30 Tea & Coffee

11.30 – 13.00 Session 1: Concepts and Paradigms (chair: John Watts, University of Oxford)

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch (provided)

14.00 – 16.00 Session 2: Fluid Spaces (chair: Peter Spufford, University of Cambridge)

16.00 – 16.30 Tea & Coffee

16.30 – 18.00 Session 3: Objects and Sounds across Frontiers (chair: Cecilia Tarruell, University of Oxford)

18.00 – 19.00 Drinks Reception (open to all registered attendees)

19.30 – 21.00 Conference Dinner (for speakers and chairs)


DAY TWO – Saturday 24th June

9.15 – 10.15 2nd Keynote Lecture

Rosa Salzberg (University of Warwick) Venice’s Floating World: Mobility and Space in a Renaissance City

10.15 – 10.30 Tea & Coffee

10.30 – 12.00 Session 4: Spaces of Mobility (chair: Peregrine Horden, Royal Holloway – University of London)

12.00 – 13.00 Lunch (provided)

13.00 – 15.00 Session 5: Performances and Representations (chair: Nicholas Davidson, University of Oxford)

15.00 – 15.30 Tea & Coffee

15.30 – 17.00 Session 6: Moving to and through the city (chair: Eliza Hartrich, University of Sheffield)