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Workshop: Paul Cobb: “The Bondage & Travels of Johannes Schiltberger”

April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

This workshop is open to UW–Madison Faculty and Graduate Students.
Prof. Paul Cobb will lead the “The Bondage & Travels of Johannes Schiltberger” workshop discussion on Friday, April 9th, 2021 at 12:00pm CST* via Zoom. This workshop will deal with the travels of Johannes Schiltberger, a German teenager who was captured by the Turks in 1396 and who wound up serving various masters throughout the Middle East and Central Asia for the next 30 years before returning to Bavaria where he wrote his memoirs.
Email the Medieval Studies Program at medieval@letsci.wisc.edu to attend.
*The time is subject to change.

Details

Date:
April 9
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://medievalstudies.wisc.edu/