Thursday 14 July (Heslington West Campus)

4pm:    Registration, Berrick Saul Building, Heslington West Campus

5pm:    Keynote Lecture, Bowland Auditorium, Berrick Saul Building

            Celia Chazelle: The Illustrations of the Codex Amiatinus and of Cosmas Indicopleustes’ Christian Topography        

6.30pm: Reception, Dept of History of Art, Vanbrugh College, Heslington West Campus

Friday 15 July (Kings Manor Complex)

9am:                Registration and Coffee

9.30:                Welcome

9.45-11.05:      Session 1       

Alan Thacker:

Wearmouth-Jarrow, Rome, and the Papacy in the Early Eighth Century

Jane Hawkes:

An Encounter with the Codex Amiatinus: the Early Art History of the Manuscript

11.05-11.30:    Coffee Break

11.30-12.35:    Session 2

Georgia Michael:

Representations of the Trinity in Amiatinus

Nick Baker:

Putting your Best Boot Forward: Reviewing the Evangelist Portraits in the Codex Amiatinus

12.35-2.15       Lunch Break

2.15-3.45         Session 3

Carol Farr:

The Graphic Presentation of Inscriptions in Diagramsand Esdras Picture

Hugh Houghton:

The Text of the Gospels in Codex Amiatinus

Mary Garrison:

Descendants of the Ceolfrith Pandects in England and on the Continent: Cassiodoran Ideals and the one-hide-per-bifolium Format

3.45-4.15         Tea Break

4.15-4.45       Discussion

5.00                 Reception

Saturday 16 July

9am                 Bus to Monkwearmouth (pick up point outside the King’s Manor)

10.35               Coffee and church visit

12.30               Bus to Jarrow

1pm                 Lunch at Bede’s World, followed by chance to view church, Bede’s World and Exhibition

3pm                 View Codex facsimile (1)

(4-5.30 Opportunity to check in at Sea Hotel and return to Jarrow for Lecture)

6pm                Keynote Lecture: St Paul’s Church

                       Richard Gameson: Amiatinus: Codex, Codicology and Contexts

7.30                 Bus Transfer to Newcastle for Conference Dinner

9.30                 Bus transfer to hotel

Sunday 17 July

10am:              Bus transfer to Bede’s World, Jarrow

10.30am:         Coffee / View Codex facsimile (2)

(11am              Holy Communion / St Paul’s Church)

Sessions 4-5 in Bede’s World Lecture Theatre

12.30-1.40pm      Session 4

Tom O’Loughlin:

The Plan of the Temple / Sanctuary in the CodexAmiatinus: the Interplay of Map and Exegesis

Meg Boulton:

From Cover to Cover: (Re)Presentations of Ecclesiaand Eschatology in the Codex Amiatinus

1.45-2.45pm        Lunch Break

2.45-3.55pm        Session 5

Conor O’Brien:

The Amiatinus Tabernacle and Ideology at Wearmouth-Jarrow

Lila Yawn:

The Italian Giant Bibles (saec. XI-XII) and the Codex Amiatinus

4-4.30              Tea Break     

4.30-5.15pm        Roundup and Discussion: Alan Thacker

5.15                 Closing Remarks (Meg Boulton; Jane Hawkes)

5.30                 Bus transfer to York (arrive about 7pm)