Artificial Light in the Middle Ages


Sainte Chappelle 2
The astonishing stained glass of the Saint Chapelle, Paris

After the Ordered Universe workshop on the De iride, Cecilia Panti and Giles Gasper will be delivering a talk to the Durham Institute of Advanced Study Seminar, as part of that Institute’s annual theme focused on Light. As a contribution to a seminars series on the History and Future of Artificial Light organised by Dr Chris Dent in the School of Engineering and Computer Science, they will be talking on:  ‘Artificial light in the Middle Ages: a Diversity of Applications’. Continue reading