IMC 2004: Sessions

Session 1309: Contrasts in Quotidianity, IV: Hospitality

Wednesday 14 July 2004, 16.30-18.00

Sponsor:Institut für Realienkunde des Mittelalters und der frühen Neuzeit, Krems
Organiser:Gerhard Jaritz, Institut für Realienkunde, Universität Salzburg, Krems / Department of Medieval Studies, Central European University, Budapest
Moderator/Chair:Helmut Hundsbichler, Institut für Realienkunde des Mittelalters & der frühen Neuzeit, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Krems
Paper 1309-bAmbiguities of Hospitality in Middle High German Literature
(Language: English)
Gertrud Blaschitz, Institut für Realienkunde des Mittelalters und der frühen Neuzeit, Universität Salzburg
Index terms: Daily Life, Language and Literature - German
Paper 1309-cTravellers in Livonia: Hospitality versus Expense
(Language: English)
Juhan Kreem, Tallinn City Archives
Index terms: Daily Life, Economics - General, Mentalities
Abstract

The session is part of four that concentrate on various types of contrasts in everyday life and/or their construction in written and pictorial evidence. It will focus on aspects of the granting and refusal of hospitality and their opposing roles in late medieval society.