CARMEN looks forward to welcoming you to this year's Annual Meeting which will be held in Campus Essen, Universitätsstraße 12 (building S06 floor S00 room B29). The program promises to be an engaging one with a central topic on Futures of the Past, open meetings (Forum for National Associations, ARC Medieval Press) and different workshops on a wide range of interesting themes. As always there are many opportunities to get... Read more
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In course of the CARMEN Annual Meeting in Stirling, 2014, we will again hold the arket Place for nascent projects. The market will be held on Saturday 13 September on the ground floor of Forth Valley College,
probably between 11:45 and 13:00.
The Market Place is designed to offer an informal environment where scholars can exchange
information and make contact with like-minded projects or partners. Stall-holders can present their
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2013 Market Place, held on 14 September in the Fundação Engº António de Almeida during the CARMEN Annual Meeting, was a successful meeting with 18 stalls, occupied by a variety of researchers and institutes originating from nine different countries (USA, Spain, Portugal, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Hungary, Austria). The participants made an impressive effort to visualize and promote their research through posters and PowerPoint presentations. The venue and support... Read more
The Annual CARMEN Meeting Market Place is designed to offer an informal environment where scholars can exchange information and make contact with like-minded projects or partners. Stall-holders can present their own research or that of their home institution. The initial links made here might eventually lead to people finding partners so that they can organize an international collaborative research project that has better chances of getting funded. Of course the Market... Read more
At the CARMEN Annual Meeting in Budapest in September 2012, the Project Market Place took on a new format. The CARMEN Annual Meeting 2012 included a Market Place Project Presentation part on Saturday morning and a Project Planning Group Meetings in the afternoon.
The aim of the Market Place is to enable projects, in any stage of development, to find partners. Each participant in the Market Place is... Read more
You are planning a conference and you want to expand your international boundaries. You are planning a project and need partners from specific countries to balance things better. You are a social historian and need the expertise of a linguist; you are an archaeologist and need the insights of a religious historian; you need someone in Latin America who is knowledgeable about the native impact on the Dominican missionaries that... Read more
The project focuses on processes of change from the earlier to the later Middle Ages of cultural, social and economic aspects of physical impairment. Changes for disabled people in legal matters, attitudes to alms-giving and charity as a reaction to poverty and begging, and hence change in economic circumstances, are central themes. The importance of institutions such as hospitals in connection with provisions for the physically disabled is used to... Read more
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Market Place 2011 projects presented in Segovia can be downloaded from linkto:1404041487 or linkto:1404041485.... Read more