Schedule

Week 1: pp. 21-56 in Rosenwein

        Jan 10 Introduction
        Jan 12 Late Roman Empire
        Jan 14 Transition of the Western Empire/Byzantium

Week 2: pp. 61-75 in Rosenwein

        Jan 17 No Class - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
        Jan 19 Byzantine Empire
        Jan 21 Islam and its impact

Week 3: pp. 75-99 in Rosenwein

        Jan 24 Merovingian Gaul; Discussion 1 - Conversion
        Jan 26 Anglo-Saxon England
        Jan 28 Anglo-Saxon England, Lombard Italy

Week 4: pp. 101-135 in Rosenwein

        Jan 31 Charlemagne; Discussion 2 - To Build an Empire
        Feb 2 Carolingian Renaissance
        Feb 4 Stresses in the Empire; Discussion 3 - 'Thou shall not make thee any graven image'

Week 5: pp. 139-161 in Rosenwein; pp. 82-100 in sourcebook

        Feb 7 Vikings
        Feb 9 Viking Europe, Rise of Wessex
        Feb 11 Wessex; Preliminary Biography Due

Week 6: pp. 161-173 in Rosenwein

        Feb 14 France and Holy Roman Empire
        Feb 16 Europe at 1000
        Feb 18 Villages and Peasant Life;

Week 7: pp. 177-187 in Rosenwein

        Feb 21 Investiture Controversy;
Discussion 4 - Peasants
        Feb 23 Investiture Controversy
        Feb 25 Medieval Lyric;

Week 8: pp. 187-93 in Rosenwein

        Feb 28 Art/Architecture;
Exam Due
        Mar 2 Town Life;  Discussion 5 - Town Life
        Mar 4 Crusades

Week 9: pp. 193-2000 in Rosenwein

        Mar 7 Crusades; Discussion 6 - 'Blessed are the Peacemakers'
        Mar 9 Spain; Discussion 7 - 'For there is no greater Love'
        Mar 11 England

Week 10: pp. 200-201, 219-244 in Rosenwein

        Mar 14 England/France; Second Bibliography Due
        Mar 16 France
        Mar 18 Holy Roman Empire

Week 11: Spring Break!

Week 12: pp. 203-218 in Rosenwein

        Mar 28 Monasticism
        Mar 30 Monasticism; Discussion 8 - 'To be in the world, but not of it'
        Apr 1 Church Reform

Week 13: pp. 252-259, 263-280 in Rosenwein

        Apr 4 Heresy; Discussion 9 - 'And the Son of God shall bring out the elect'
        Apr 6 Heresy
        Apr 8 Medieval Food; RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT DUE

Week 14: pp. 244-251, 280-301 in Rosenwein; pp. 279-288 in Sourcebook

        Apr 11 Governmental Changes; Discussion 10 - Monarchy and Government
        Apr 13 Medieval Universities; Intellectual Issues
        Apr 15 Scholasticism

Week 15: pp. 305-349 in Rosenwein

        Apr 15 Late Medieval Europe
        Apr 18 Changing Ideas and Problems
        Apr 22 - Summary

Final Exam DUE by _______________
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