Capitularia - Edition of the Frankish Capitularies

IMC Leeds 2019

Between the 1st and 4th of July 2019 the city of Leeds will host its 26th International Medieval Congress.

Last year Sören Kaschke and Britta Mischke represented the Capitularia project at the 25th IMC with the presentation of their papers. Four members of the project will be presenting the results of their research at this year’s IMC.

On Tuesday the 2nd of July, Sören Kaschke, Patrick Breternitz and Dominik Leyendecker will speak as a part of Session 608 „Ruling Ravenna in the 750s“, chaired by Stefan Esders:

Sören Kaschke: The Italian Job: Pippin’s Lombard Campaigns
Patrick Breternitz: Aistulf’s Ambitions versus Pippin’s Power and the Implementation of the So-Called Donation of Pippin in 756
Dominik Leyendecker: The Loss of Ravenna: Byzantine Administration in the Northern Adriatic after 751

Dominik Trump will then speak about „Roman Law in Use: The Case of Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Reg. Lat. 852”on Wednesday the 3rd of July. The paper is part of Session 1308 „Law Materials: Legal Compendia and Their ‘Sitz im Leben’ in the Early Middle Ages“, organized and chaired by Helmut Reimitz.