Medieval Graduate Seminar


These advanced research talks, followed by discussion, are aimed at graduate students, senior members and visiting scholars. Moodle Link: Online viewers click here (Access restricted to registered users only)

Convenor: Prof. N Zeeman, Dr P Knox

Easter 2018 SR24 , Faculty of English

9 May - Jackie Tasioulas (University of Cambridge), 'Double Sorrow' in Henryson's Testament and Chaucer's Anelida and Arcite

16 May - Megan Leitch (University of Cardiff), 'Grete luste to slepe': Sleeping Through It All in Middle English Romance, Drama, and Dream Visions

30 May - Marco Nievergelt (University of Warwick), Medieval Allegory as Epistemology: Dream-Vision Poetry on Language, Cognition, and Experience

Papers begin promptly at 5.30, followed by questions. However, biscuits will be available in SR 24 from 5.00p.m., so please bring along a mug of tea and catch up with fellow medievalists. After the paper all are welcome to join the speaker for dinner in a nearby restaurant. For any enquiries beforehand, please contact Phil Knox (pk453)