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Lectio Magistralis of Chris Wickham

Date: 20/10/2016

Aula Absidale di Santa Lucia dell'Università di Bologna, via de' Chiari 25/A - Bologna

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On May 15th, 1116 the emperor Henry V acknowledged some legal and commercial prerogatives to the “concives” - the fellow citizens of Bologna, by means of a “diploma”. This charter, together with other documents, can be considered the main steps of Comune di Bologna genesis.

Concives 1116-2016 - Lectio Magistralis Chris WickhamChris Wickham - Professor of Medieval History at the Oxford University and Fellow of All Souls College - is one of the most important academic of Italian Cities’ pre-communes and Communes period.
His Lection Magistralis - at Aula Absidale di Santa Lucia, on Thursday, October 20,  will analyse the history of Comune di Bologna origins from a European perspective.

The event is part of the programme for the celebrations of the 9th Centenary of Comune di Bologna – Concives 1116-2016 and is organize in collaboration with Università di Bologna as part of Festa Internazionale della Storia.


Further information and updates on nonocentenario.comune.bologna.it

  • Date: 20/10/2016

free admission, subject to availability of seats