Virtual conference: Early Medieval English in the Modern Age: Old English Across Temporal Borders

Страна: Великобритания

Город: Online

Тезисы до: 01.08.2020

Даты: 21.08.20 — 21.08.20

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Организаторы: International Committee


Since the International Medieval Congress of 2020 was cancelled, we will organize an online meeting(form to be decided)to give our speakers an opportunity to present their research and get relevant feedback/questions that may help them develop their presentations into written chapters.The line-up for these online sessions is asfollows:

Session 1: Early Medieval English in the Modern Age, I: Global and Fictional Perspectives on Old English Afterlives(Chair: Rachel Fletcher)a) “Der Mann gehört unsan”: King Alfred’s Operatic Afterlife and the Pan-Germanic Movement (Ryan Hall; University of Toronto)b) Wulf and Eadwacerin 1830 New Zealand (Martina Marzullo; Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)c) Reimagining Early Medieval Britain (Karen Jolly; University of Hawai'i Mānoa)
Session 2: Early Medieval English in the Modern Age, II: Engaging with Old English in the 21st Century(Chair: Oliver Traxel)a) Direct Medievalism in Canada: Some Contemporary Poets and Their Engagement with Old English and Old Norse (M.J. Toswell; University of Western Ontario)b) At the Threshold of the Inarticulate –‘Made-Up’ Englishes in Action (Judy Kendall; University of Salford)c) From Alienation to Familiarization? On the Didactic Use of Old English in Modern TV-Series (Gabriele Knappe; Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg

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