IMC 2002: Sessions

Session 708: Axe-Wielding Maniacs: Representing the Medieval in Rock Music, 1970-2000

Tuesday 9 July 2002, 14.15-15.45

Sponsor:Institute of Historical Research, University of London
Organiser:Simon Trafford, Institute of Historical Research, University of London
Moderator/Chair:Alice D. Jorgensen, School of English, University of St Andrews
Paper 708-a'Anti-Christ Superstars': The Vikings in Heavy Metal and Hard Rock
(Language: English)
Simon Trafford, Institute of Historical Research, University of London
Index terms: Medievalism and Antiquarianism, Music
Paper 708-bBlood-Stained Velvet and Burning Churches: The Neo-Medieval in Goth, Death and Black Metal
(Language: English)
Aleksander G. Pluskowski, Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Medievalism and Antiquarianism, Music, Pagan Religions
Paper 708-c'I Take My Place by Odin's Side': Masculinity, Metal and the Medieval
(Language: English)
Katherine J. Lewis, Department of History, University of Huddersfield
Index terms: Gender Studies, Medievalism and Antiquarianism, Music