Calendar of events LaMeMoLi


Calendar of events


1 September 2017

The project starts


20 September 2017

Department of Language and Communication Studies, Research Fair

Agora Lobby, 12 a.m. - 2 p.m. 


29 September 2017

Researchers' Night

Kirjoja! Kirjoja! Books! Books!

University Library (B), room 232, 4-6 p.m.

Project members present their research and University Library incunables


 13 November 2017


Miika Kuha's PhD dissertation, 

Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth-Century Chronicles

Opp. Dr. Marino Zabbia, University of Turin

University of Jyväskylä, Main Building Capitolium, Hall 2. 12 o'clock noon 




26 January 2018

First LaMeMoLi workshop

Finnland-Institut, Georgenstrasse 24, 10117 Berlin

Heartfelt thanks (again) to Suvi Wartiovaara and the Finnland-Institut for excellent workshopping conditions!  Our deepest gratitude to Dr. Eef Overgaauw and Dr. Robert Giel for letting us look at some exciting manuscripts of the SBB-PK!


8 March 2018

4 p.m.

Presentation of Autographa II.1. Donne, sante e madonne edited by Giovanna Murano at the Library of the Italian Senate, Rome


19-24 March 2018

Ninth Book Historical Week

Department of Language and Communication Studies, University of Jyväskylä

Featuring project members and  Irene Ceccherini (The Bodleian Library) and Marilena Maniaci (University of Cassino and Southern Lazio).

Detailed programme here.



29 March 2018


organised by Iolanda Ventura, University of Bologna

Seminario di Filologia Moderna, Dipartimento di Filologia Classica e Italianistica

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna

Aula Forti, V. Zamboni 32, Bologna

3 p.m.

Manoscritti latini in biblioteche moderne

Outi Merisalo, Presentazione del progetto Lamemoli

Patrizia Carmassi, HAB, Marquardt Gude (1635-1689) and his manuscripts




19-20 April 2018


Questa penna, questa man, questo inchiostroCentri di scrittura e scritture femminili nel Medioevo e nella prima Età moderna

Organised by Giovanna Murano, Lamemoli, with the collaboration of the École française de Rome

École française de Rome, Piazza Navona

Detailed programme here.


26-28 September 2018

Fourth NNRS Conference

Renaissance Libraries and the Organisation of Information

Organised by the Association for Classical Philology of Finland in collaboration with the LaMeMoLi project

House of Sciences and Letters, Helsinki

Congress website




23-24 January

Second Lamemoli workshop 

Danish Academy, Via Omero 16, 00197 Rome.

Thanks to Marianne Pade, director, and the wonderful personnel of the Academy for a memorable meeting! 

L to R:  Francesca Niutta, Leonardo Magionami, Sofia Orsini, Marie-Hélène Tesnière, Iolanda Ventura, Giovanna Murano, Benjamin Hübbe, Jakub Kujawinski, Vivian Nutton, Susanna Niiranen and Stefania Fortuna


25-30 March

Tenth Book Historical Week


25-27 March

2.15 - 3.45 p.m. Mon F(ennicum) 105, Tues F 205, Wed F105

Iolanda Ventura, University of BolognaThe transmission of Ancient Medicine in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

4.15-5.45 p.m. F 205

Albrecht Classen, University of Arizona (Tucson), The Game of Courtly Love in Old French, Middle High German, and Medieval Italian Love Poetry



Iolanda Ventura and Albrecht Classen in discussion


28-30 March

Dies Mediaevales 2019


1-3 April 2019

4-6 p.m. Mon S(eminarium) 304, Tues S203, Mon S304 

Marie-Hélène Tesnière (conservateur émérite, Bibliothèque Nationale de France),

La bibliothèque de Charles V


13 June 2019

Publication of

O. Merisalo -  S. Niiranen - M. Kuha, eds. Transmission of Knowledge in the Late Middle Ages and the Renaissance.  Bibliologia 53. Turnhout 2019.


27 September 2019

Researchers' Night

Kirjoja! Kirjoja! Books! Books!

Venue: S(eminarium) 303, 4-6 p.m.

Project members present their research and University Library incunables




4-5 February 2020

International Seminar

Women in Manuscript studies

in collaboration with the Doctoral School in Literary and Historical Sciences in the Digital Age, University of Cassino and Southern Lazio

Venue: University of Cassino and Southern Lazio, Dipartimento di lettere e filosofia, Aula Magna.

Programme here.

Up left: Giulia Orofino opening the colloquium

Up middle: Nicoletta Giovè speaking about women and books. Up right: early sixteenth-century Beneventan script. 



16-21 March 2020

Eleventh Book Historical Week

Full programme here, including events in Helsinki.

Venue: University of Jyväskylä, S(eminarium) 303


Thurs 19 March 2020

9.00 a.m. - 12.00 a.m. 

Iolanda Ventura, University of Bologna 

Studiare medicina a Bologna e Padova alla fine del Medioevo: libri, professori, materie

4.15 p.m. - 5.45 p.m.

Dominique Stutzmann, CNRS-IRHT

La circulation des textes chez les Cisterciens  

Fri 20 March 2020

4.15 p.m. - 5.45 p.m.

Dominique Stutzmann, CNRS-IRHT

L'abbaye Saint-Bertin de Saint-Omer: étude des inventaires anciens


Sat 21 March 2020

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Book historical seminar

featuring members of the Lamemoli project as well as

Iolanda Ventura, Stefania Fortuna and Dominique Stutzmann (see full programme)


Mon 23 - Wed 25 March 2020

4-6 p.m.

Stefania Fortuna, Università politecnica delle Marche, Ancona

History of medicine: the heritage of the ancient Greek physicians