Conversation Discussion Featured Three Symposium Videos

Prof. Richard Schneider Interviews Helen Evans and Mary Carruthers

Helen Evans is the Mary and Michael Jaharis Curator for Byzantine Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, whose exhibitions include Byzantium and Islam (2012), Byzantium: Faith and Power (2004), and The Glory of Byzantium (1997).

Mary Carruthers, Professor Emeritus of English at New York University, is a widely recognized authority on medieval literature, rhetoric, memory and mnemonic technique, and spirituality, whose many publications have influenced a variety fields including history, art history, literature, and many others.