Marvels of the Premodern Forest

The project Rethinking the Late Medieval Relic organises a lecture on environmental history (open to all, see more information from here) and a round-table discussion entitled  “Marvels of the Premodern Forest” with the special guest Associate Professor Edward Schoolman.

Time: Friday 8th December 14:15-16:30

Programme of the round-table:

Short presentations by

Ilari Aalto: “Frightnening forests in the Late Middle Ages”

Franziska Dalheimer: “Availability and consumption of wooden resource in Late Medieval construction projects in Finland”

Teemu Immonen: “Changing views of the forest in the High Middle Ages”

Marika Räsänen: “Miraculous trees”

Invited commentators: Otto Latva, Sara Norja, & Reima Välimäki

Moderator of the discussion: Sari Katajala-Peltomaa


Photo: Edward Schoolman