IMS/School of History Medieval Seminar: 'Grief, Anger, and the Hautevilles'

Francesca Petrizzo (Universita di Roma 2) will present a lecture in the 2018-19 IMS/School of History Medieval Seminar series, titled 'Normans Don't Cry: Grief, Anger, and the Hautevilles'.

IMS/School of History Medieval Seminars

This annual series welcomes lectures on medieval tiopics, and is hosted by the IMS and School of History. All lectures are held on Wednesdays at 17:15 in the Grant Room at the University of Leeds and are followed by a drinks reception. For further details, please contact Emilia Jamroziak ( and Thomas Smith ( 

Upcoming Lecture

Dr Francesca Petrizzo (Leverhulme Study Abroad Scholar, Universita di Roma 2 Tor Vergata, Roma) will present 'Normans Don't Cry: Grief, Anger, and the Hautevilles'. Petrizzo is a recent alumna of the University of Leeds and completed her PhD here, which focused on the family dynamics of the Norman Hautevilles between Southern Italy and Syria. 

The next lecture will take place on 27 March 2019, and will be delivered by Dr Helen Birkett (University of Exeter). 

All are welcome!

Location: Grant Room, Michael Sadler Building 311, University of Leeds