IMC 2004: Sessions

Session 112: Cultural Contacts in the Anglo-Norman World

Monday 12 July 2004, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Haskins Society
Organiser:Dave Postles, Centre for English Local History, University of Leicester
Moderator/Chair:Dave Postles, Centre for English Local History, University of Leicester
Paper 112-aTrading Saints: Irish Monenna Becomes Saxon Modwenna in Norman England
(Language: English)
Diane P. Auslander, Lehman College & Graduate Center, City University of New York
Index terms: Hagiography, Religious Life
Paper 112-bCultural Conflation in the Medieval Welsh Marches
(Language: English)
Ray Howell, SCARAB Research Centre, University of Wales, Newport
Index terms: Archaeology - Sites, Architecture - Religious
Paper 112-cGerald of Wales: A Medieval Ethnographer
(Language: English)
Dan Goldenberg, School of History, Tel Aviv University
Index terms: Historiography - Medieval
Abstract

Principally, the panel presentations are concerned with cultural contacts and encounters and their impacts in different parts of the Anglo-Norman world, refracted through different media – oral/literary/hagiographical, plastic arts and environmental/built – approaching issues such as hybridity and appropriation.