The Getty Center
Date: Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4, 2017
Time: March 3: 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
March 4: 11:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Location: March 3: UCLA-Royce Hall 314
March 4: Getty Center Museum Lecture Hall
Past Event

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This two-day, academic symposium at the J. Paul Getty Museum and the University of California, Los Angeles, brings together scholars working on the aspects of image, text, knowledge, and culture surrounding the bestiary tradition in the medieval world. The symposium examines how the development of encyclopedic texts and new structures of knowledge emerged on the manuscript page in and alongside bestiaries.

Part 1 of the symposium takes place on Friday, March 3, in Royce Hall 314 at UCLA. Advance registration is not required.

Part 2 takes place on Saturday, March 4, at the Getty Center. Advance registration is required.

How to Get Here
The Getty Center is located at 1200 Getty Center Drive in Los Angeles, California, approximately 12 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles. See Hours, Directions, Parking for maps and driving directions.