Conferences and Lectures


James Novoa Treasures of the Library

The Road Back Home: The Sephardic Appropriation of Leone Ebreo’s Dialogues of Love through its First Spanish Language Translation.

By James W. Nelson Novoa, assistant professor, Department of Modern Languages and Literature (Spanish),  and Medieval and Renaissance Studies.

November 7, 2016, at noon. Archives and Special Collections, Morisset Building (MRT039)

The Archives and Special Collec­tions (ARSC) of the Library of the University of Ottawa are pleased to present the Treasures of the Library lecture series. This bilingual lecture series takes a contemporary look at the rare books collection, which includes more than 13,000 items, by inviting University of Ottawa pro­fessors to present a rare book from their area of expertise.


Although admission is free, seating is limited; therefore, we recommend that you register by contacting the Archives and Special Collections at the following address:

Biography of a demon-fighter

Translating Plato during the Renaissance

Pour une esthétique de la bigarrure : les tableaux parisiens de Louis Sébastien Mercier


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